Mason Valley (Nev.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

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

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

Dalzell Family Records

Identifier: NC765

History of the Dalzell family in Ireland, Pennsylvania, California, Oregon, and the Mason Valley of Nevada.,Also included is an account of the escape of twenty-nine convicts from the Nevada State Penitentiary (1871), and photos.

Dates: 1946

Fred Dressler Records

Identifier: 98-31

Includes legal materials, correspondence, property records, account ledgers, minutes, bylaws, financial documents, reports and stock certificates for businesses owned or managed by Fred Dressler (1864; 1906-1949). Created by Fred Dressler who was active in many organizations.

Dates: 1864; 1906-1949; Majority of material found within 1912 - 1943

Gallagher Family Papers

Identifier: 91-05

Included are copies of newspaper articles and probate records for the Gallagher brothers. There are also plat maps of J. B.'s property in Lyon County Drainage District no. 1. The collection contains material from 1925-1933 created by the Gallagher family.

Dates: 1925-1933

J. B. Gallagher Deeds and Promissory Notes

Identifier: NC844

J. B. Gallagher was a rancher in Mason Valley, Esmeralda County, Nevada; a Nevada state Assemblyman, 1873-1874; and Nevada state Senator, 1879-1886. The collection contains deeds and promissory notes for ditches purchased by Gallager and for money owed him. Parties involved included Thomas Keene, Allen Snider, Henry Mather, and T. M. TenEyck.

Dates: 1870-1899

Patrick Gallagher Papers

Identifier: NC718

This small collection includes letters and receipts of Patrick Gallagher. The collection contains material from 1886-1941 created by Patrick Gallagher.

Dates: 1886-1941

Ollie M. Walters Journal

Identifier: 94-16

Ollie M. Walters (1864-1900) lived in Yerington, Nevada. She and her husband, James owned the D'Andrea Ranch. The collection contains Ollie M. Walters' diary and recounts everyday activities of Ollie, her husband Jim, daughters Flora and Amy, and sons Jack and Clarence. It also includes and events in nearby communities and other parts of the U.S.

Dates: 1891-1899