Logging -- Nevada
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Donald Drake is a history enthusiast and researcher. The collection includes transcribed newspaper articles collected from various historical sources regarding, flumes, logging, fire, the Comstock, earthquakes, storms, and other historical events that have taken place in northern Nevada since the 1850s.
Parker and Tobey Firm was a business in Carson City, Nevada. Included are invoices, bank books, cancelled checks, payrolls, time sheets, and a contract with Hobart and Marlett to assist in fluming lumber to Franktown, south of Reno, Nevada. Dates range from 1878-1896.
Founded in 1878 by Walter Scott Hobart and General S. H. Marlette on the east shore of Lake Tahoe, the Sierra Nevada Wood and Lumber Company provided lumber to the mines of Virginia City and Gold Hill, Nevada. Collection contains an expense ledger, a revenue check, paystubs, and daily log reports.