Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:
Henley Family Collection of Comstock Mining Records
A. J. Hood Papers
Inyo Development Company Records
The Inyo Development Company was formed to evaporate, process, and ship the natural soda found in the brines at Owens Lake, Inyo County, California. Collection contains correspondence, financial statements, labor records, soda records, legal documents and maps from 1885-1916.
Beatrice Fettic Jones Papers
Primarily, legal documents such as deeds and probate cases; and accounts of the earliest non-indigenous settlers in Nevada, specifically the Motts, Fettics, and Brockliss'. Miscellaneous materials include report card and diploma from Mottsville schools, newspaper clippings, genealogical worksheets, Nevada centennial programs, an autograph album, and scrapbook of 19th and 20th century advertising art. Created by Beatrice Fettic Jones from 1859-1964.
Joseph T. McDonnell Papers
Memorial Society of Western Nevada Records
Montgomery Shoshone Mines Company Records
Included are minutes, articles of incorporation, bylaws, list of stockholders, contracts, leases and financial documents. The collection contains material from 1905-1940 created by the Montgomery Shoshone Mines Company.
Ophir Silver Mining Company Records
The first discovery of precious minerals in the Comstock Mining District, Virginia City, Nevada, was made on what was to become the Ophir Silver Mining claim. Collection contains daily, weekly, and annual reports, 1879-1920; letters, 1874-1913; payroll, 1879-1884; cash books, 1882-1911 abstract of title of the company's real estate and miscellaneous other business records, 1878-1906.
Charles Priest Papers
Charles Priest was a Nevada educator, veteran, and Freemason. The collection primarily contains correspondence related to Priest's career in education and his military activities.