Nevada -- History -- 19th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

The Gentry history: from Essex, England to the western United States

 Collection
Identifier: 91-10
Abstract History of the family of Samuel and Elizabeth Davis Gentry, Mormons who immigrated from England to Utah in 1864 and whose descendents settled in parts of Utah and southern Nevada.

William Neely Letter

 Collection
Identifier: NC1095
Abstract Letter to Neely's nephew written from Virginia City, Nevada describing ceremonies planned for Nevada's admission to statehood, difficult financial conditions, his employment as a miner, the weather, and advice to the nephew to stay at home.

Old Tales of Nevada audiovisual collection

 Collection
Identifier: TEST2013-xx
Overview Collection contains [100+] DVD recordings of the Reno-produced video series Old Tales of Nevada, a series of oral history interviews aired semi-weekly on local television covering Nevada history topics.

Sally Zanjani Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-04
Abstract Sally Zanjani is a historian and former adjunct professor in the University of Nevada, Reno Political Science Department. She is the author of ten books and over sixty articles exploring the history of Nevada from the territorial period through the 19th century. Papers include research materials for Zanjani's numerous books and articles.