Drawings

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms
Scope Note: ink or pencil freehand drawings (not paintings)

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Drawings of Barney Mine

 Collection
Identifier: 90-70
Abstract

Drawings include a compass and sketch map, compass survey, and sketch plan of the mine's claims, all drawn by P.W. Racey.

Dates: undated

Ruth Hilts Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-37
Abstract

Ruth Hilts (1923- ) is a Nevada-based artist who works in a variety of mediums including watercolor, acrylics, and charcoal. The Ruth Hilts Papers consist of materials from her personal life and artistic career. Materials include papers, original artwork, photographs, and paint pigments.

Dates: 1935-2008

Drawings of Pyramid Lake

 Collection
Identifier: NC533
Abstract

Watercolor drawings of Pyramid Lake, Nevada, in winter and spring. The collection contains material from 1914 created by Gilbert Natches.

Dates: 1914

Robert A. Griffen Christmas Card Drawings

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-50
Abstract

Robert A. Griffen (1899-1974) was a writer, painter, and illustrator of Western Americana with special interest in the Montana Blackfoot. Collection contains five original Christmas card drawings by Robert Griffen circa 1944. The drawings depict various scenes typically centered around cowboys and horses. Two drawings depict what appears to be explorers (possibly Spanish) riding with a Native American on foot nearby. Only one of the five drawings is signed with a date.

Dates: circa 1944

Drawings of Nevada scenes by Lewis C. Ryan

 Collection
Identifier: 85-10
Abstract

Sketches and a woodcut of Nevada scenes by Lewis Carleton Ryan, a brief typescript essay on ghost towns, and an essay/broadside about Ryan by Alan Robert Murray. Sketches include scenes of Virginia City and Rhyolite, Nevada and the desert which range from 1927-1930.

Dates: 1927-1930

Drawings of shafts and tunnels

 Collection
Identifier: 90-73
Abstract

Drawings of the forty-foot level shafts and of the layout of tunnels one and two of the Keystone Workings mine in Manhattan, Nevada. The collection contains material from Keystone Workings mine; this includes drawings and prints of the mine shaft system.

Dates: undated