Tourism -- Nevada
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
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.
Abstract The collection consists primarily of materials created and/or used by Ford during her years as Nevada state legislator and during the operation of her businesses. Additional materials include personal papers, and course materials from her role as instructor in the Women’s Studies Program at UNR. A series which was added in 1996 contains materials about the many organizations and committees she has been involved with in her professional career.
Abstract Letters to and from Morris related to his research on mining in Nevada in the early years of the 20th century include those from historians and authors William B. Beatty, Nell Murbarger, and Arthur Woodward; and those from correspondents who wrote of their research or experiences in Nevada
Overview The Nevada Transcontinental Highways Exposition, a promotional fair, took place from June 25-July 31, 1927 in Reno, Nevada in conjunction with the opening of the Lincoln Highway. This was one of many Lincoln Highway events held across the United States. The Reno celebration included building the California Building at Idlewild Park as well as the installation of the iconic Reno Arch. Collection includes a promotional pamphlet for the Nevada Transcontinental Highways Exposition.