White Pine County (Nev.)
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.