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Pyramid Lake (Nev.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

Mary Cutlip Bean Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 95-10
Abstract Includes materials related to the Pyramid Lake Guest Ranch (also known as the Sage Dude Ranch); horse breeding; Wayne and Bernice Cutlip; ranch owners Alva Lasalle (Beau) Kitselman, Marjorie Kitselman Hanson Rautzahn, and Leslie Kitselman Figeroa; ranch manager and horse breeder Harry Drackert; articles about Pyramid Lake by journalist Basil Woon and others; and historical and biographical information on the above topics compiled by Mary Bean.

Harry Wilmot Drackert Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 91-49
Abstract The Harry Drackert Papers consists of records and papers of the Drackert's three guest ranches, the Pyramid Lake Guest Ranch, the Donner Trail Guest Ranch, and the Silver Circle Guest Ranch; their store, Indian Territory, Inc. and papers of Harry Drackert's parents, Charles E. and Alice Richtmyer Drackert.

Claude Dukes Collection of Federal Water Master's Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: 84-11
Overview Collection contains papers from the Federal Water Master's Office, Reno, Nevada, 1926-1982. Included are office operational records, correspondence; also water data, reports, maps and printed material relating to water in the Truckee and Carson River Basins, Nevada and California.

Friends of Pyramid Lake Records

 Collection
Identifier: 94-54
Abstract Included are minutes, agendas, correspondence, position papers, membership rolls, special events files, articles about Pyramid Lake, correspondence with other environmental organizations, subject files, and clippings.

Charles E. Hancock Collection of Nevada water Court Cases

 Collection
Identifier: 91-54
Abstract This collection consists of court documents for the case which involved water rights to the Truckee River in Nevada and a reconsideration of the Orr Water Ditch decree, and for the appeal cases which arose from that litigation. The collection Includes motions, interrogatories, answers and objections, notices, memorandum, lists of witnesses and experts, opinions of the litigants and the courts.

John Albert Marshall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 90-16
Abstract Letters to and from Marshall, Carlton Kendall, and Cornelius Vanderbilt Jr. regarding operation of the Desert Inn as a "divorce ranch' and sportsman's club, and Marshall's attempts to sell the property.

University of Nevada, Reno, Office of the President Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0052
Abstract Collection contains correspondence, reports, campus publications, and other records from the office of the president of the University of Nevada, Reno, 1965-1974. Presidents serving during this period are Charles J. Armstrong, 1958-1965; N. Edd Miller, 1965-1973; and Max C. Milam, 1974-1978.

A Partial Review of Israel Cook Russell's Geologic History of Lake Lahontan (1885) in Respect to Several More Recent Geologic Publications

 Collection
Identifier: 89-38
Abstract Report comparing Russell's book on the geologic history of Lake Lahontan, Nevada, with later works centering on the origin of the name, the level of Pyramid Lake and its relationship with Winnemucca Lake, and theories of tufa formation as related to the age of Pyramid Lake.

Postcard to Lida Cook

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-57
Overview Rachel Updyke was born in Greenwood, New York and moved as a teacher to Pyramid, Nevada between 1900 and 1910. Collection contains one postcard written by Rachel to Lida Cook on January 23, 1910. Rachel talks about living on the edge of a lake, which we know from the postmark is Pyramid Lake.

Proposed Anaho Island wilderness area, draft environmental statement

 Collection
Identifier: NC1012
Abstract Review of impacts from a proposal to designate Anaho Island in Pyramid Lake, Nevada, as a wilderness area. Included is a description of the island, geological history, legal ownership, climate, wildlife present, economic activities, and potential impacts of proposed action.