Found in 120 Collections and/or Records:
Katharine Norrid Mergen Collection on the American Newspaper Guild, Local 208 Strike
Katharine Norrid Mergen (1910-1997) was a journalist for the Reno Evening Gazette, president of the American Newspaper Guild, Local 208, and a professional writer for the U.S. Forest Service as well as the U. S. Department of Agriculture. The collection contains materials related to the 1959 strike by the American Newspaper Guild, Local 208.
George A. Bartlett Papers
Baumann Family Papers
The Baumann family, originally from Ohio, consisted of five siblings, three of whom (Jacob, Sophia (Welch), and Carline) settled in Nevada in the 1870s. The collection consists primarily of correspondence to and from the Baumann siblings as well as other documents from their family. Additionally, the collection includes correspondence to John Piper of the Piper's Opera House in Virginia City, Nevada regarding booking performers for the venue.
John T. Beale Papers
Correspondence and account ledger related to Beale's medical practice. The collection contains material from 1908-1923 created by John T. Beale.
Lucius Morris Beebe Papers
Lucius Morris Beebe was the author and editor of the Virginia City, Nevada, Territorial enterprise newspaper; Beebe was also a newspaper columnist for the New York Herald tribune, 1928-1947. The collection contains a complete file of clippings of Beebe's column "This New York" from the Herald tribune and incoming correspondence regarding his book Great Railroad Photographs: U. S. A.
Belmont, Nevada Letter
Letter of September 16, 1877 to G. Nicholos on delivering cords of wood
Best and Belcher Mining Company Records
Best and Belcher Mine, 540' long and part of the Middle Mines of the Comstock Lode, was staked in 1859. Records include letters, 1878-1880; a time book for 1907 (which also includes Hale and Norcross Mining Company times for 1916); a title abstract, 1863; an 1877 affidavit of work; list of company officers, 1890.
Alan Bible Papers
Minnie P. Blair Papers
Primarily correspondence from Mrs. Blair to Mary Ellen Glass regarding an oral history of Blair's. Also included are auto expense records (1914) and advertisement letters for Blair's poultry business (1947).