El Dorado County (Calif.)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Overview The Lake Tahoe Division of the El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce was organized June 14, 1938 by a group of south Lake Tahoe businessmen and women as a branch of the El Dorado County Chamber of Commerce with the purpose of advancing the commercial and industrial interests of the county and to work for the betterment of the communities in the area. The collection includes administrative materials (minutes, bylaws, financial information, etc.) correspondence, materials and photographs related...
Overview The El Dorado Wood and Flume Company was incorporated in Nevada in 1875 with H. M. Yerington, J. W. Haynie and A. J. Ralston as trustees; H. M. Yerington was the president when the company incorporated. Its major areas of operation were in Lake Valley, El Dorado County, California and in Hope Valley, Alpine County, and California. The company also held land in Ormsby, Douglas, and Washoe counties, Nevada. Collection contains correspondence, land related documents, financial accounts, legal...
Abstract Abstracts containing records of chains of title for land in Placer and E. Dorado Counties, California; and Douglas and Ormsby Counties in Nevada, all surrounding Lake Tahoe. Possibly compiled as part of a 1912 effort to create a Lake Tahoe national park.
Abstract Survey made on behalf of PG&E to determine extent of the business and residents in part of El Dorado County who were not receiving electric power from PG&E or Sierra Pacific Power Company; undertaken to comply with request of the California Railroad Commission.,Includes physical description of the area; location and nature of residences, recreational facilities, and businesses; prospects for profit from providing electrical power; names and addresses of property owners; and map of area.
Abstract Transcript history of the Frank Francis Veerkamp family which originated in Germany, spent time in St. Louis, Missouri, and moved in 1852 to El Dorado County, California, where they farmed. Includes accounts of trips to Nevada and photographs.