Austin (Nev.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Minutes of the Ancient Order of Hibernians

Identifier: NC37
Abstract Local branch of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, a national fraternal organization of men of Irish descent, organized in Austin on July 12, 1874. Contains minutes of meetings, including organizational meeting, include summary of business and names of members and officers.
Dates: 1874-1881

Austin Cemetery Association Records

Identifier: NC31
Abstract Austin Cemetery Association formed to provide water to the Austin, Nevada cemetery, and to buy, hold, and sell land for burial plots. Included are minutes of meetings, articles of incorporation, and bylaws from 1869-1910.
Dates: 1869-1910

Austin Meat Market Records

Identifier: NC26
Overview The Austin Meat Market, established on November 1, 1908, was located in Austin, Nevada, and owned by John F. Murphy. The collection includes customers' accounts include lists of goods purchased and amounts owed and paid.
Dates: 1908-1914

Austin (Nevada Territory) City Surveyor Records

Identifier: NC234
Overview The City Surveyor was the city official responsible for ascertaining property boundaries in the town of Austin in eastern Nevada. The collection includes Book "A" of Surveyor's records includes surveys by G. F. Allardt, City Surveyor, and S. T. Armstrong, Deputy Surveyor; city ordinance creating and defining the office; and tables establishing the official grades of city streets and alleys.
Dates: 1864 May 21-September 24

Duncan and Company Correspondence and receipts

Identifier: 95-59
Abstract Duncan and Company was a trading company from Austin, Nevada. Included are receipts for goods purchased by the company and a letter from John Duncan to William (Bill) Duncan discussing horse trading and the possibility of Howard and Sanchez starting a bank in Austin, Nevada. Dates range from 1864-1866.
Dates: 1864-1866

Early days in Nevada collection

Identifier: NC386
Abstract Photocopies of a series of articles from the Chico enterprise (California) consisting of recollections of Nelson's years in Nevada with anecdotes concerning the social customs and political life of the era and his life as a miner, with sketches of journalists and political figures of Virginia City. Also included is a sketch of wheat ranching in northern California from 1860-1863 near Nelson.
Dates: 1928


Identifier: 94-36
Abstract Indenture from Lewis Brady to William C. Harrington, selling lots 21-28 on Main Street, Austin, Nevada Territory on September 22, 1863.
Dates: September 22, 1863


Identifier: 94-37
Abstract Indenture from H.S. Howes to Orlando Jennings, selling lots in the town of Austin, Nevada Territory on July 1, 1864.
Dates: July 1, 1864

Nevada Company Records

Identifier: NC428
Overview The Nevada Company was Nevada mining corporation organized in 1897; head office moved to New York 1942; company dissolved 1971. The company was largely owned by the Anson Phelps Stokes family which operated mining, transportation, and banking enterprises in Nevada and eastern California. Part of the company's property near Berlin, Nevada as purchased by the State for Ichthyosaur State Park. The collection includes minutes, articles of incorporation, bylaws, stock certificates, legal records,...
Dates: 1883-1971

Order of the Eastern Star, Electa Chapter No. 2 Records

Identifier: NC311
Abstract Included are minutes, member sign-in register, a history of the chapter, programs from the Nevada Grand Chapter of Eastern Star, and a ribbon badge from a convention.
Dates: 1904-1935,(bulk) 1946-1950