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Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

Norman Henry Biltz Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC465
Abstract Materials related to Biltz' career and interests in land development and politics. Most of the clippings and manuscripts are about Biltz and associates.

Camp Chonokis Records

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Identifier: 90-86
Abstract Chonokis was a girl's camp at Stateline, South Lake Tahoe, California from 1927-1952. The camp was owned by Mabel Winter Whitney and co-managed by Gladys G. Gorman. Records include correspondence, subject files, camp brochures, enrollment forms, financial records, daily schedules, architectural drawings, sketches and paintings, photographs, 16 mm home movie film, log books of poetry and prose, and Whitney's personal files of letters, school records, and Barley Food Products (Morgantown, West...

Carnelian Bay Water Company Records

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Identifier: 86-01
Abstract Articles of incorporation, minutes of meetings, financial accounts, correspondence, stock ledger, membership lists.

Carson and Tahoe Lumber and Fluming Company Records

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Identifier: NC72
Abstract Collection includes correspondence, company papers, land related documents, financial accounts, lumber statistics and maps.

James Edward Church Papers

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Identifier: NC96
Abstract Church's personal and professional correspondence to and from people and organizations connected with snow surveying, notes, reports, manuscripts (published and unpublished); also personal mementos, diaries, maps and artifacts. Also included is Florence Humphrey Church's correspondence with the Nevada Federation of Women's Clubs.

Sam P. Davis Correspondence

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Identifier: NC197
Abstract Includes letters from Henry George on a U. S. income tax proposal, 1883; Theodore Roosevelt on establishing a Nevada State Police, 1908; E. A. Powell on Davis' purchase of a pedigreed bull, 1885; Thomas A. Edison on use of sagebrush as fuel, 1910; letters from Davis to Nevada U. S. Senator William M. Stewart about politics and Lake Tahoe, 1900-1901; Davis' poem the Burial of Sam Magee, n.d.; and Davis' response to a toast at a Virginia City banquet celebrating the installation of electrical...

Sam P. Davis Papers

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Identifier: NC587
Abstract Includes materials by or about Sam Davis and his family, the Corbett-Fitzsimmons boxing match, Thomas Fitch, Thomas P. Brown, Henry R. Mighels, Robert O'Brien, Theodore Winters, Lake Tahoe, and the Western States Exploration Company.,Microfilm contains materials from family scrapbook.

Claude Dukes Collection of Federal Water Master's Office Records

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Identifier: 84-11
Abstract 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.

Foresta Institute for Ocean and Mountain Studies Records

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Identifier: 2001-01
Overview Materials in this collection cover the domestic and international initiatives and projects of the Foresta Institute for Ocean and Mountain Studies from its inception in 1960 until it's eventual closure in the early 2000s. In addition to materials relating to the institute, there is also information on its founders, particularly Richard Gordon Miller and his research on the fishes of the Antarctic and his other interests. Materials include correspondence, reports, news clips, agendas,...

Glenbrook House Records

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Identifier: NC1190
Abstract Cash book includes payments for room and board for William Sharon and H. M. Yerington; bill and two loose pages of cash memorandum.