Law -- Nevada
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Index to Some of the General Laws of Utah Territory
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.
Frank W. Ingram Papers
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.
Edward F. Lunsford Notebook
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.
Draft of the Nevada Constitution with amendments
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.
History of the Suffrage Movement in Nevada, 1900-1920
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.