Account books

Subject Source: Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms

Found in 59 Collections and/or Records:

Pacific Wood, Lumber and Flume Company Records

Identifier: NC90

The Pacific Wood, Lumber and Flume Company was incorporated in January 1875 for the purpose of cutting timber and manufacturing lumber as well as developing flumes in northern Nevada. The collection contains records of operation, including titles of real estate and water rights, correspondence between trustees, a time book, account ledgers, articles of incorporation, and agreements with other companies.

Dates: 1869-1904

Palace Club Records

Identifier: 2015-34
Abstract The Palace Club was one of the first clubs to offer gaming after the State of Nevada legalized it in 1931. Giovanni (John) Petricciani purchased the Club in 1927; the family owned the Club until 1979 when they sold it to Harrah's Casino. Collection contains administrative, financial, and gaming materials related to the running of the Palace Club. Also included are materials from the Golden Hotel Resort, also owned by the Petricciani family, and a small number of financial records from St....
Dates: 1920-1984; Majority of material found within 1934-1945

Pamlico Mining Company Records

Identifier: NC119

The Pamlico Mine was located in the Pamlico Mining District, situated in the western Garfield Hills, ten miles southeast of Hawthorne, Nevada. The Pamlico Mining Company operated from Hawthorne, Nevada with John Forbes as president, H. M. Yerington, treasurer, and S. A. Knopp, mine superintendent. The district yielded nearly a million dollars-worth of gold between 1885 and 1900. Collection contains correspondence, financial statements and accounts.

Dates: 1888-1904

Reno Creamery Records

Identifier: NC281

Included are financial statements, accounts, minutes and a butter account book with retail trade accounts. The collection contains material from 1892-1896 created by the Reno Creamery.

Dates: 1892-1896

Reno Little Theater Records

Identifier: NC277

Organizational records of Reno Little Theater community theater include constitution, certificate of incorporation, minutes of board of directors' meetings, correspondence, publicity, photos, architectural drawings, and attendance records. Financial documents include statements, promissory notes, and bank notes. Plays include scripts, programs, photos, and publicity. Dates range from 1935-1989.

Dates: 1935-1995

Reno-Virginia Transportation Company Records

Identifier: NC122
Abstract The Reno-Virginia Transportation Company was a railroad company in existence from 1925-1930. Its original office was located in the Virginia and Truckee Railway Depot in Carson City, Nevada. The company was formed to buy, sell, and operate automobiles, trucks, and any kind of vehicle in order to transport passengers and freight. There were three owners and directors of the company: S. C. Bigelow, F. E. Murphy, and W. Cobb. S. C. Bigelow and F. E. Murphy lived in Carson City and W. Cobb lived...
Dates: 1925-1930

Silas Earl Ross Papers

Identifier: NC820
Abstract Silas Earl Ross (1887-1975) was a Nevada funeral director (Ross-Burke Company); member of University of Nevada-Reno faculty (1909-1914) and Board of Regents (1932-1956). Active in the Freemasons from 1908-1975, Ross served as the Nevada Grand Master. Ross also served as chair of the Nevada State Republican Central Committee and Reno City Councilman. He was married to Emily Coffin in 1913; they had one son, Silas Earl Ross Jr. (1916-1967). The collection includes autobiographical and...
Dates: 1864-1975

Savage Mining Company Records

Identifier: NC62

Part of the Middle Mines of the Comstock Lode, the 800 foot Savage Mine was staked in 1859 by A. O. and L. C. Savage and others. Contains records of mining operations, including annual reports, 1871-1874 and 1901-1917; assessment of shares, 1877-1882; records of bullion shipped to San Francisco, 1868; and account books, 1883-1884 and 1915-1920.

Dates: 1864-1920

Financial Records of the Sierra Nevada, Mexican and Union Shaft Company

Identifier: NC175

The Sierra Nevada, Mexican and Union Shaft Company was a Virginia City, Nevada silver mine composed of what had formerly been three separate companies. The collection contains daily cash account book (1907-1920) and checks drawn on the Bank of California (1898).

Dates: 1898

Sierra Nevada Wood and Lumber Company Records

Identifier: NC1187

Founded in 1878 by Walter Scott Hobart and General S. H. Marlette on the east shore of Lake Tahoe, the Sierra Nevada Wood and Lumber Company provided lumber to the mines of Virginia City and Gold Hill, Nevada. Collection contains an expense ledger, a revenue check, paystubs, and daily log reports.

Dates: 1879-1917