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Title: Daggett, Rollin M., 1831-1901
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A poem entitled "The Oak and the Vine," by Rollin M. Daggett.
Subjects: Poetry -- Nevada.

Title: Daggett, Shoshone Mike
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of coroners' inquest, March 11, 1911.
Subjects: Coroners -- Nevada.
Indians of North America -- Nevada.
Shoshoni Indians -- Nevada.

Title: Daughters of the American Revolution - Valley of Fire Chapter
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: First yearbook, Reno, Nevada, 1957-1958, including list of officers and members.
Subjects: Fraternal organizations -- Yearbooks -- Nevada.
Yearbooks -- Nevada.

Title: Dairying
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Brochure from the California Dairy Museum and Educational Foundation, entitled "Goals, Objectives and Progress Report of the California Dairy Museum," 1974-1979.
Subjects: Brochures -- California.
Museums -- California.
Dairying -- California.

Title: Daugherty, William B.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A poem entitled "Admission Day," by William B. Daugherty, Oct. 31, 1889.
Subjects: Poetry -- Nevada.

Title: Davis, John K.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of a term paper entitled "Buena Vista, 1861-1874," by John K. Davis, May 9, 1976, including a general history of Unionville, Nevada.
Subjects: Essays -- Nevada.
History -- Unionville, Nevada.

Title: Davis, Lee J.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Campaign flyer for Justice of the Peace, Democratic nominee, no date.
Subjects: Campaign literature -- Democrat -- Nevada.
Advertising, Political -- Nevada.

Title: Davis, Samuel Post, 1850-1918
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Poems entitled "The Gleaner," March 1917, "The Thing of Life," no date, and "The Lure of the Sagebrush," no date, and part of an address given by Sam Davis, no date.
Subjects: Poetry -- Nevada.
Speeches, addresses, etc.-- Nevada.

Title: Debs, Eugene Victor
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Flyer entitled "Tonight, Eugene V. Debs, Majestic Theatre, no date.
Subjects: Advertising flyers -- Nevada.

Title: Delhi Mines Company, Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Poster on the Delhi Mine including pictures and cross-section map, 1918.
Subjects: Posters -- Nevada.
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada.

Title: Delta XI Chapter of Sigma Nu Fraternity, Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: "Homecoming Program," University of Nevada, October 25-27, 1935.
Subjects: Programs -- Nevada.
Special events -- Nevada.

Title: Deming, Meryl W.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: An article entitled "A Short Account of the Founding and History of the Congregational United Church of Christ, of Reno, Nevada," by M.W. Deming and program entitled "Commemorating the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Reno Congregational Church, Feb. 20-21, 1971.
Subjects: Congregational churches -- Nevada.
Programs -- Nevada.

Title: "Dakota"
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Newspaper clippings on "Dakota" a high jumping horse of Clover Valley, Nevada, 1937.
Subjects: Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) -- Nevada.
Show jumpers (Horses) -- Nevada.

Title: Dangberg Land and Live Stock Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A small pamphlet with photographs and statistics on the Dangberg Land and Live Stock Company including photographs of the Buckeye Ranch.
Subjects: Ranches -- Nevada -- Carson Valley.
Cattle -- Nevada.
Livestock -- Nevada.
Pamphlets -- Nevada.

Title: Dat-So-La-Lee
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Brochures and flyers entitled "Handcraft of the American Indian," "An Amerind American Art Display," Nov. 11, 1919, "Washoe Indian Basket Art," and "Dat-So-La-Lee: Weaver of Dreams and Memories."
Subjects: Indians of North America -- Basket making -- Nevada.
Brochures -- Nevada.
Advertising flyers -- Nevada.

Title: Democratic & Republican Tickets
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Various Democratic and Republican tickets for the state of Nevada, counties of Washoe, Storey and Ormsby counties, 1872-18??
Subjects: Democratic party. Nevada.
Republican party. Nevada.

Title: Democratic Party, Nevada.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Various Democratic tickets for the state of Nevada and the counties of Washoe and Esmeralda counties, 1878-18??, flyers, 1903 and newspaper clippings.
Subjects: Democratic party. Nevada.
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) -- Nevada.
Advertising flyers -- Nevada.

Title: Democratic State Central Committee
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: An empty envelope, November 5, 1910.
Subjects: Democratic party. Nevada.

Title: Department of the Interior, United States Reclamation Service
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A Reclamation Act of June 17, 1902 circular letter dated March 30, 1908.
Subjects: Reclamation of land.
Circular letters -- United States.

Title: Depression Deli, Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of newsletter, June 1981.
Subject: Newsletter -- Nevada.
Delicatessen -- Nevada.

Title: DeWitt, Jabez
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of letter, July 27, 1871, pertaining to his traveling along the coast (Montreal?).
Subjects: Letters.
Travel.

Title: Diamond Taxi Company, Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Business card, no date.
Subjects: Advertising cards -- Nevada.
Taxicabs -- Nevada.

Title: Diamondfield Development Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of lease agreement between Anna L. McGonagill, Jack Davis, Van Spaulding and T. L. Oddie, and attorney, Frank M. Ish, pertaining to leasing a lot in Diamondfield, Nevada, March 4, 1904.
Subjects: Leases -- Nevada.

Title: Dickerson, D. S.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Various proclamations, 1907-1910.
Subjects: Nevada -- Proclamations.
Nevada -- Governors.
Holidays -- Nevada.
Locations: Nevada Historical Society, Reno, Nevada.

Title: Dickerson, Denver Sylvester
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Campaign flyer entitled "Dickerson has Saved the People Money, Campaign Lies Refuted, Real Extravagance Exposed," 1910?
Subjects: Campaign literature -- 191? -- Republican -- Nevada.

Title: Doughten, Thomas E.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Article on Samuel Turrittin entitled "Immigrant Pioneer: The Story of Samuel Turrittin and his Children," compiled by Thomas Edson Doughten, 1965, including a Williams County, Ohio plat map.
Subjects: Turrittin family.
Ohio -- Genealogy.
Nevada -- Genealogy.

Title: Douglas County
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A pamphlet entitled "Report Relating to Finances of Douglas County, Nevada, from its Organization to January 7th, 1867."
Subjects: Finance -- Nevada.
Pamphlets -- Nevada.

Title: Douglas County School Superintendent
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: County Superintendent's Report of children between six and eighteen years of age in the several school districts of Douglas County, state of Nevada, including a list of school officers and teachers of Douglas County, Nevada, 1903.
Subjects: School reports -- Nevada.
School children -- Nevada.
Teachers -- Nevada.
Education -- Nevada -- Directories.

Title: Dowd Gold & Silver Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of stock certificates for 25 shares, July 8, 1863 and for 10 shares, August 3, 1863.
Subjects: Stock certificates.
Mining corporations.

Title: Drew, Stephen E.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of a report entitled "Brief Histories of the Virginia & Truckee Railroad Equipment Owned by the State of Nevada," by Stephen E. Drew, pertaining to the restoration of the Virginia & Truckee Railway equipment, September, 1974.
Subjects: Railroads -- Equipment and supplies -- Nevada.
Railroads -- History -- Nevada.
Railroads -- Cars -- Nevada.
Railroads -- Maintenance and repair -- Nevada.

Title: Driesbach, Abraham, John & Peter
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copies of letters written by Abraham, John & Peter Driesbach to their sister and mother, dated February 15, 1863, March 2, 1863, February 3, 1864, June 30, 1864, July 26, 1864, March 23, 1865, February 21, 1867, February 22, 1867, February 6, 1868, February 6, 1869, February 27, 1870, August 22, 1869, March 12, 1871, and May 13, 1877.
Subjects: Driesbach family.
Nevada -- Genealogy.
Grocers -- Nevada.

Title: Drury, Wells, 1851-1932
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A poem entitled "Tomales: A Comstock Legend," by Wells Drury, June 18, 1879.
Subjects: Poetry -- Nevada.

Title: Duncan, George
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of letter to his sister, May 13, 1894 and notes of his traveling from Rye Patch to Sisson, April 30-May 13, 1894, including stops at Rabbit Hole, Granite Creek, Deep Hole, Smoke Creek, Susanville, Eagle Lake, Haden Hill, Bieber, Fall River Valley, Pittsville, Glenburg, Dana, Mt. Shasta, and Bartles.
Subjects: Nevada -- Description and Travel.
California -- Description and Travel.
Historic sites -- Nevada.
Historic sites -- California.
Travel -- Nevada.
Travel -- California.

Title: Dunseath, Harry
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Campaign card for Justice of the Peace, no date.
Subjects: Campaign literature -- Nevada.

Title: Durham Tire and Service Company, Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Flyer for Firestone Tires, Durham Tire and Service Company, 130, N. Center St, Reno, Nevada, no date.
Subjects: Advertising flyer -- Nevada.
Tire industry -- Nevada.
Tires, Rubber -- Nevada.
Tires, Rubber -- Repairing -- Nevada.
Automobiles -- Tires -- Repairing -- Nevada.

Title: Dyer, Edward A.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of letter to Ruthie Friedhoff, May 16, 1965, and copy of a monograph entitled "The Jack Wilson Story," by E. A. Dyer, Sr.
Subjects: Wilson family.
Indians of North America -- Nevada.
Paiute Indians -- Nevada.
Ghost dance -- Nevada.
Indians of North American -- Dances -- Nevada.

Title: Earp, Virgil
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of deputy sheriff "Oath of Office," signed by Virgil Earp, January 26, 1905.
Subjects: Oaths -- Nevada.
Legal documents -- Nevada.
Sheriffs -- Nevada.
Peace officers -- Nevada.
Outlaws -- Nevada.

Title: Earp, Wyatt B. S.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of summons signed by Wyatt Earp, Deputy U.S. Marshal, District of Nevada, Tonopah, Nevada, June 29, 1902.
Subjects: Summons -- Nevada.
Legal documents -- Nevada.
Marshals -- Nevada.

Title: East Mount Diablo Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of stock certificate for 50 shares, July 22, 1880.
Subjects: Stock certificates.
Mining corporations.

Title: Eastern Bargain House, Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A flyer for Eastern Bargain House, 222 Sierra St., Reno, Nevada, "Closing Up One Store," entire stock of ladies' coats, dresses, millinery, skirts, etc., no date.
Subjects: Clothing and dress -- Nevada.
Stores, Retail -- Nevada.
Advertising flyers -- Nevada.

Title: Easton, William, 1854-1923
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Campaign flyer entitled "Senator Easton's Services to Labor and the Railroads," pertaining to pro-railroad and anti-labor voting record in the Senate, 1910.
Subjects: Campaign literature -- 1910 -- Nevada.

Title: Economical Drug Store, Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A flyer announcing the opening of the Economical Drug Store, Anderson Building, 216 Sierra St., Reno, Nevada, no date.
Subjects: Advertising flyers -- Nevada.
Drugstores -- Nevada.

Title: Economy Laundry, Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Flyer entitled "You Can't Cool Off Over a Hot Steamy Tub," Economy Laundry, Reno, no date.
Subjects: Advertising flyers -- Nevada.
Laundries -- Nevada.
Laundry industry -- Nevada.

Title: Ede Family
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of a Smithsonian magazine article, November 1983, Vol. 14, Number 8, entitled "Warrant holders: England's royal families of trade," by Israel Shenker.
Subjects: Ede family.
Tailors.

Title: Edises Jewelers, Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A pamphlet entitled "The Diamond Book," pertaining to the history, chemical and physical properties of diamonds and advertises Edises Jewelers, 19 East Second St., Reno, Nevada, 1928.
Subjects: Jewelers -- Nevada.
Pamphlets -- Nevada.
Diamonds -- Nevada.

Title: Edwards Family
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copies of scrapbook from Miriam A. Josephs on the Edwards Family.
Other families include Clark, Roberts, and McFadden families.
Subjects: Edwards family.
Clark family.
Scrapbooks -- Nevada.

Title: Eldorado Wood & Flume Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Unused stock certificates, 3,000 shares at $100 each, Ormsby County, Nevada, incorporated 1875.
Subjects: Stock certificates.

Title: Elko Automobile Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Unused letterhead for Elko Automobile Company, no date
Subjects: Letterhead -- Nevada.
Automobile -- Purchasing -- Nevada.
Tires, Rubber -- Nevada.

Title: Elko Railroad Relocation Demonstration Project
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of a evaluation entitled "Evaluation of Historic Sites or Structures Involved in the Various Proposed Railroad Track Relocation Routes, Elko, Nevada, by Victor Goodwin, and a copy of report entitled "Report of Archaeological Reconnaissance for the Elko, Nevada Railroad Relocation Demonstration Project," by Mary Rusco, including copies of a letter and a Elko city street map, 1974.
Subjects: Historic sites -- Nevada.
Railroads -- Track -- Nevada.
Railroads -- Right of way -- Nevada.

Title: Ellis, Louise S.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Poems entitled "The Sand Lilly," "Change," "Morning," and "Night-Fall," by Louise Spencer Ellis, Carson City, Nevada, 1920 (?).
Subjects: Poetry -- Nevada.

Title: Ellis, Pearis B.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Pearis Buckner Ellis and Louise Alverda Spencer marriage announcement card, Carson City, Nevada, December 23, 1886.
Subjects: Ellis family.
Spencer family.
Weddings -- Nevada.

Title: Elstner, Joseph S.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A pamphlet entitled "With the Rotary White Sewing Is A Delight," stamped by J.S. Elstner, 335 Sierra St., pertaining to the White Sewing Machine.
Subjects: Sewing machines.
Machine sewing.
Pamphlets -- Nevada.

Title: Empire Gold & Silver Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Unused stock certificates, 1400 shares at $100 each, Empire Ledge, Buena Vista District, Nevada Territory, incorporated July 24, 1863.
Subjects: Stock certificates.
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.

Title: Engelmann, Erin B.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of a term paper entitled "Nevada: As Seen Through Her Newspapers October 1, 1926 to April 30, 1928," by Erin B. Engelmann, pertaining to Nevada's economy, 1974.
Subjects: Essays -- Nevada.
Economics -- Nevada.

Title: Ennis, James Patrick
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A poem entitled "Nevada's Comstock," by James Patrick Ennis, no date.
Subjects: Poetry -- Nevada.

Title: Erickson, Albert & Simon Davis
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of March 18, 1959 letter to H. D. Mills of Carson City, Nevada from Albert Erickson and Simon Davis of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, pertaining to their memories of Aurum, Nevada, a mining camp, including towns of Cherry Creek, Osceola, Deep Creek, and Spring Valley; also including ranches by these towns are the A.C. Cleveland, Bassett, Odgers, Yellan, Samson, Cameron, McHugh, and Davis Ranches.
Subjects: Letters -- Nevada.
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada.
Ranches -- Nevada.
Agriculture -- Nevada.
Alfalfa -- Nevada.
Cities and towns, Ruined, extinct, etc. -- Nevada.

Title: Esmeralda County
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Unused Esmeralda County public school auditors form, 190?
Subjects: Schools -- Nevada.

Title: Eureka Hill Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A pamphlet illustrating and describing the forty-stamp Combination Mill of the Eureka Hill Mining Co., July 15, 1894.
Subjects: Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada.
Pamphlets -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.

Title: Everett Silver Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Mining report entitled "An Account of the Everett Silver Mine, with Remarks on Silver Mining," no date.
Subjects: Mining reports -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.


Title: Farmers & Merchants National Bank of Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Postcard and invitations to the opening of Farmers & Merchants National Bank of Reno, new location at Front and Virginia Streets, August 29, 1922.
Subjects: Postcards -- Nevada.
Invitation cards -- Nevada.
Banks and banking -- Nevada.

Title: First Church of Christ, Scientist, Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Invitation to a free lecture on Christian Science, by Mr. Bliss Knapp at Majestic Theatre, April 14, 1910.
Subjects: Invitation cards -- Nevada.
Lectures and lecturing -- Nevada.
Churches, Christian Science -- Nevada.

Title: First Methodist Church, Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Flyers entitled "Good Citizens Awake!" pertaining to the liquor program from the Anti-Saloon League; a flyer on a lecture entitled "The Orient Moving Toward Prohibition," by Pussyfoot Johnson, 1923; and program for the Methodist Episcopal Church, June 1, 1927.
Subjects: Advertising flyers -- Nevada.
Alcoholism -- Nevada.
Prohibition -- Nevada.
Lectures and lecturing -- Nevada.
Programs -- Nevada.

Title: First National Bank, Rhyolite
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Unused checks, 190?
Subjects: Banks and banking -- Nevada.
Checks -- Nevada.

Title: Fish Lake Central Oil Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A pamphlet on the holdings of the Fish Lake Central Oil Company, Fish Lake Valley, Nevada, 1921 (?).
Subjects: Pamphlets -- Nevada.
Oil industries -- Nevada.
Oils and fats -- Nevada.
Mineral oils -- Nevada.

Title: Fishlake Dome Oil Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A letter from the Fishlake Dome Oil Company offering stock at five cents a share, Tonopah, Nevada, March 25, 1921.
Subjects: Letters -- Nevada.
Oil industries -- Nevada.

Title: Fitch, Anna Mariza, 1838?-1904
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A poem entitled "The Flag on Fire," by Anna M. Fitch, Virginia City, Nevada, July 30, 1863.
Subjects: Poetry -- Nevada.

Title: Fitch, Thomas, 1838-1923
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of Hon. Thomas Fitch speech (H.R. No. 147) pertaining to the organization of a provisional government for the state of Mississippi, April 1, 1869.
Subjects: Speeches, addresses, etc.

Title: Fletcher, Curley
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Postcard with a poem entitled "That Strawberry Roan!" including a black and white barn yard scene in the background.
Subjects: Poetry -- Nevada.
Postcards -- Nevada.
Photographs.

Title: Fogliani, Jack
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of charcoal pit plan, July 1, 1975.
Charcoal -- Nevada.
Pit-wood -- Nevada.
Wood -- Nevada.

Title: The Forward Mining Development Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Brochure entitled "Prospectus of the Forward Mining Development Co. Goldfield and Bullfrog, Nevada;" pamphlet entitled "The First Year's Record of Bullfrog Nevada and its Marvelous Mines;" and copy of annual report of the Forward Mining Development Company, July 31, 1905.
Subjects: Mines and mineral resources - Nevada.
Brochures.
Pamphlets.
Annual reports.
Mining reports.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.

Title: Franklin, Homer, Jr.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of portions from William Riley Franklin's diary, entitled "Diary of a Portion of a Journey across the Great Basin - 1850."
Subjects: Franklin family.
Diaries -- California.
Diaries -- Nevada.

Title: Fraternal Order of Eagles, Reno Aerie No. 207
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Memorial Service program that lists deceased members, March 28, 1909 and flyers to the voters of Nevada to "Vote No on Question 4," pertaining to the Social Security Act, October 23, 1936.
Subjects: Fraternal organization -- Nevada.
Programs -- Nevada.
Advertising flyers -- Nevada.
Insurance, Social -- Nevada.
Death -- Nevada.

Title: French-American Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A pamphlet on the French-American Mining Company, including a map of the Robinson Mining District, Ely, Nevada and photographs, c. 1908.
Subjects: Pamphlets -- Nevada.
Mining and mineral resources -- Nevada.
Photographs -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.