White Pine County (Nev.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0239
Abstract In 1887, when the Hatch Act provided federal funds, the Nevada Agricultural Experiment Station was created by the Board of Regents. From the beginning, there was an emphasis on experimental work and extension services. It expanded its services under the Adams Act in 1906, and in 1925 the Purnell Fund was established for the further endowment of the experiment stations. The collections contains records of the Agricultural Experiment Station and agricultural issues. The majority of the...
Dates: 1921-1966

Bullion and Exchange Bank Records

 Collection
Identifier: 82-33
Abstract

The Bullion and Exchange Bank of Carson City, Nevada was established in 1875 as the Carson City Savings Bank. THe collection includes two volumes of manuscript drafts written by the Bullion and Exchange Bank on the Anglo-California Bank of San Francisco, one volume of daily statements, one ledger, and 7 folders of invoices and correspondence dating from 1877-1931.

Dates: 1877-1931

Great Basin National Park Foundation Oral Histories

 Collection
Identifier: NC1404
Abstract

The Great Basin National Park Foundation Oral History Project begain in the mid-2000s as a way to preserve and document the cultural heritage of the Great Basin in over 60 interviews with individuals who were raised and worked in the White Pine County, Nevada and Millard County, Utah. The collection primarily contains oral history recordings by Dave Tilford completed over the course of approximatly 15 years from the mid-2000s-2019.

Dates: 2005-2021

Max C. Fleischmann College of Agriculture Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0288
Abstract Records are arranged into three divisions, the College of Agriculture, the Cooperative Extension Service, and the Agricultural Experiment Station. Records include correspondence with the deans and directors of the divisions; correspondence with university presidents and county agents; information of the Newlands Project, and the Nevada Farm Bureau; project reports; information on personnel; budgets; experiment record books; letterpress books; photographs; maps and graphs. Also included are...
Dates: 1889-1965

Speeches about mining

 Collection
Identifier: NC895
Abstract

1957 speech delivered to the Assessors' Association of Nevada on mining in White Pine County, Nevada. Also included is a brief history of the county. 1964 speech, "Speaking frankly about men, mining & meddling" delivered to National Western Mining Conference.

Dates: 1957; 1964

Vanishing Frontiers, White Pine County

 Collection
Identifier: NC1069
Abstract

Cornell Henry Vander Meer (1897-1981) was a high school science teacher in White Pine County, Nevada in the 1920s and 1930s. The collection contains reminiscences about Vander Meer's arrival in Ely in 1926, teaching high school, and descriptions and photos of the community, pupils and other teachers.

Dates: 1977

History of White Pine Women

 Collection
Identifier: NC478
Abstract

Elizabeth Stark was a member of the American Association of University Women, which was the sponsor of this women's history project. The collection contains biographies of women residents of White Pine County, Nevada, including the legend of Mary Stanton, a Shoshone Indian woman healer.

Dates: 1966