Law -- Nevada

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Index to Some of the General Laws of Utah Territory

Identifier: NC104

Utah Territory of the United States later became the states of Utah and Nevada. The collection contains an index of the laws of the territory compiled by or for Judge S. F. Gilcrest. Entries include type of law, such as "obscounding" or divorce; and section and page number of the Compiled laws of Utah Territory, 1855, and acts of the fifth through the ninth sessions, 1855/56-1859/60.

Dates: 1855-1860

Frank W. Ingram Papers

Identifier: NC793

Includes Ingram's application to the Nevada Supreme Court to practice law (1921); rules of practice in the United States. District Court (Nevada, 1926, 1950); and notes and correspondence on rules of practice, particularly regarding bankruptcy law.

Dates: 1921-1951

Edward F. Lunsford Notebook

Identifier: NC795

Edward F. Lunsford was a Nevada District Court Judge from 1919-1921. The collection contains the personal notebook of Judge Lunsford and includes notes on his cases.

Dates: 1919

Draft of the Nevada Constitution with amendments

Identifier: NC560

Working draft showing amendments adopted February 11, 1889; also proposed amendments and obsolete portions of the constitution. The collection contains material from 1889 created by the Nevada State.

Dates: 1889

History of the Suffrage Movement in Nevada, 1900-1920

Identifier: NC798

Summary of the suffrage movement in Nevada, including efforts by Jeanne Elizabeth Wier and others to organize a suffrage campaign, legislation benefitting women and children, and lists of members of the Nevada movement.

Dates: 1920