Washoe Pines Ranch (Nev.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: The Washoe Pine Ranch in Washoe Valley began as a working ranch and became a divorce ranch in the 1930s. It was owned by Will James in the 1920s and was purchased in 1961 by Richard and Maya Miller.

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Foresta Institute for Ocean and Mountain Studies Records

Identifier: 2001-01
Abstract Foresta Institute for Ocean and Mountains Studies was founded in 1960 in Washoe Valley, Nevada by Richard and Maya Miller. The Millers and their associates believed there was a need for a non-governmental, non-profit research organization in the community of western Nevada/eastern California that would encourage, sponsor, and initiate scientific research, resource surveys and other natural history studies. Foresta was a pioneer in environmental education with its flagship programs being the...
Dates: 1849-2007; Majority of material found within 1945 - 1980