Subject Source: Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Alfred Doten Papers
Abstract Diaries relating to Alfred Doten's trip from Plymouth, Mass. by sea to California in 1849, his life as a placer miner and rancher in California, and as a newspaperman in Nevada; literary, biographical and historical manuscripts; a complete file of the Como Sentinel and its successor, the Lyon County Sentinel; and clippings of Doten's articles. Other papers relate to Governor C. C. Stevenson of Nevada, the construction of the Virginia and Truckee Railroad, the town of Gold Hill, Nevada, and...
Peter Fox Papers
Peter Fox was a miner in the Tonopah, Nevada area who founded the Arrowhead Development Company. The collection contains papers related to the Arrowhead Development Company of Tonopah, Nevada, including shares and a prospectus; photographs of Fox; correspondence about company shares; and newspapers about Nevada mining.