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Title: St. Clair School
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of an essay entitled "History of the St. Clair School District," by the students of the St. Clair School, 1952-1953.
Subjects: Essays -- Nevada.
Schools -- Nevada.
Local history -- Nevada.

Title: St. Joe Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of letters from the residents and property owners in the Rhyolite townsite expressing their concerns with the waste and air problems of the mill, February 3, 1988.
Subjects: Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.
Pollution -- Nevada.

Title: Saint Frances Gold and Silver Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of a stock certificate issued to A. Dott for 9 ¾ shares, June 15, 1863.
Subjects: Stock certificates -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.

Title: St. Stephen's House
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A card for St. Stephen's House which lists the chapel services and a prayer for university students, 1938.
Subjects: Chapels -- Nevada.
Advertising cards -- Nevada.

Title: San Francisco Newsletter and California Advertiser
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A San Francisco Newsletter and California Advertiser postscript, September 11, 1875.
Subjects Newsletters -- California.

Title: Sawyer, Grant
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Programs for Grant Sawyer's inaugural reception and ball, January 17, 1959.
Subjects: Programs -- Nevada.
Balls (parties) -- Nevada.

Title: Schwab, Donald Ansel
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Original thesis entitled "Cultural Aspects of Western Shoshone Reservation, Owyhee, Nevada, March 9, 1937.
Subjects: Dissertations, Academic -- Nevada.
Indians of North America -- Reservations -- Nevada.
Indians of North America -- Culture -- Nevada.
Shoshone Indians -- Nevada.

Title: Shearer Electric and Auto Supply Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A brochure that advertises the Play-O-Lite piano lamp and Shearer Electric and Auto Supply Company, 209 N. Virginia St., Reno, Nevada, c. 1921.
Subjects: Brochures -- Nevada.
Electric utilities -- Nevada.

Title: Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Flyers, postcards and exhibition booklets, 1978-1981.
Subjects: Art -- Nevada -- Galleries and Museums.
Art -- Exhibition -- Nevada.
Advertising flyers -- Nevada.
Postcards -- Nevada.

Title: Sherritt, Jas. A.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of a speech entitled "The History and Development of the Donner Summit Area," by James A. Sherritt, 1949.
Subjects: Speeches, addresses, etc. -- California.
History -- California.

Title: Shoshone Mountain Ichthyosaur Site
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A guide and road directions to the park and quarry, 1954.
Subjects: Nevada -- Description and Travel -- Guidebooks.

Title: Sierra Auto Supply Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Card for fire alarm call boxes from Sierra Auto Supply Company, 130 Sierra St., Reno, c. 1921.
Subjects: Advertising cards -- Nevada.
Fire alarms -- Nevada.
Automobiles -- Parts -- Nevada.

Title: Silver Bow Bell Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of certification, July 17, 1906, by W. F. Buylan (?) transferring 100,00 shares of capitol stock in the company to W. J. Wheaton.
Subjects: Stock certificates.
Mining corporations.

Title: Silver Mountain Silver Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A mining reports entitled "Silver Mountain Silver Mining Company, Nevada," 1868.
Subjects: Mining reports -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.

Title: Silver Party
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Roll call sheet for the Silver Party Convention
Subjects: Advertising, Political -- Nevada.

Title: Silver Peak Valcalda Gold Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of stock certificate for 1,000 shares, October 30, 1908.
Subjects: Stock certificates -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.

Title: Simson's
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Brochure for Simson's clothing store, 22 East Second St., Reno, Nevada, c. 1927.
Subjects: Brochures -- Nevada.
Clothing and dress.
Stores, Retail -- Nevada.

Title: Skaggs Safeway Stores
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Flyer for Skaggs Safeway Stores, including list of stores located in Reno, Sparks, Winnemucca, Lovelock, Yerington, Gardnerville, Carson City and Fallon, Nevada.
Subjects: Flyers -- Nevada.
Grocers -- Nevada.

Title: Slingerland, James S.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Thanksgiving Proclamation, by Acting Governor, James S. Slingerland, November 18, 1869.
Subjects: Nevada -- Proclamations.
Thanksgiving Day -- Nevada.
Holidays -- Nevada.

Title: Small (F. F.) General Agency
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Card for F.F. Small General Agency, insurance and real estate, F. F. Small, president and J. E. Sweatt, manager, Reno, Nevada, 1926.
Subjects: Advertising cards -- Nevada.
Insurance -- Agents -- Nevada.
Real estate business -- Nevada.

Title: The Smokery
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Flyer for Lachman & Mayer, "The Smokery," wholesale and retail cigar store, located at Virginia at Douglas, Reno, Nevada, no date.
Subjects: Advertising flyers - Nevada.
Tobacco -- Nevada.
Cigars -- Nevada.

Title: Socialist Party
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Flyer entitled "My Objections to Socialism, by a leading Business Man," 1910.
Subjects: Advertising, Political -- United States.
Socialist Party -- United States.

Title: South Side School, Reno
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Program for the play entitled "Miles Standish," performed by the South Side School students to raise money for the "Piano Fund," December 11, 1908.
Subjects: Programs -- Nevada.
Schools -- Nevada.
Children's plays -- Nevada.

Title: Spanish Gold & Silver Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of stock certificate for 50 shares, December 27, 1865
Subjects: Stock certificates -- Nevada.
Mining Corporations -- Nevada.

Title: Sparks, John
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Proclamations by Governor Sparks; Labor Day, September 5, 1904 and September 3, 1906; Thanksgiving, November 14, 1906 and November 12, 1907; Arbor Day, April 9, 1906, May 3, 1907 and April 17, 1908 and misc. proclamations October 24-26, 1907, January 14, 1908, October 28, 1907 and November 4, 1907; proclamation and $500 reward for the arrest and conviction of the person who murdered George Brown, December 30, 1907.
Subjects: Nevada -- Proclamations.
Nevada -- Governors.
Holidays -- Nevada.
Labor Day -- Nevada.
Thanksgiving Day -- Nevada.
Arbor Day -- Nevada.

Title: Sparks Pageant
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of a play entitled "Sparks Pageant," September 1955.
Drama -- Nevada.

Title: Sprague, Charles S., 1865-?
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Pamphlet entitled "Charles S. Sprague, candidate for Representative in Congress, Democratic primaries," 1910, flyer entitled "Sprague Has Clear Record Respecting Labor Questions," 1910 and postcard, no date.
Subjects: Campaign literature -- 1910 -- Democrat -- Nevada.
Pamphlets -- Nevada.
Advertising, Political -- Nevada.
Postcards -- Nevada.

Title: State Board of Education. Nevada.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: List of questions for the examination of Nevada teachers, "Theory and Practice," and "Penmanship," are used in the examination for first and second grade teachers, July 1893.
Subjects: Education, Elementary -- Nevada.
Teachers -- Nevada.
Examinations -- Nevada.

Title: States, Magda Jensen
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of a biography entitled "Life Of Annie Lenie Peterson Jensen: Wife of Michael Jensen," no date.
Subjects: Peterson family.
Biography -- Utah.

Title: Stefani, Nancy Ann
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of letter and an article entitled "The Saga of the City of San Francisco," 1985
Subjects: Letters -- Nevada.
Travel -- California.

Title: Steinberger Brothers
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Blank invoice for the Steinberger Brothers, dealers in groceries, liquors, cigars, tobacco, clothing, etc., Shellburn, Nevada, 187?.
Subjects: Invoices -- Nevada.
Grocers -- Nevada.
Cigars -- Nevada.
Tobacco -- Nevada.

Title: Stella
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A flyer entitled "Have You Seen Stella?" playing at, 112 N. Center St., across from the Majestic Theatre, Reno, Nevada, no date.
Subjects: Advertising flyers -- Nevada.
Drama -- Nevada.

Title: Stevens, W. F.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Business card for W. F. Stevens, druggist, Winnemucca, Nevada, no date.
Subjects: Advertising cards -- Nevada.
Drugstores -- Nevada.

Title: Stevenson, Charles C.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Letter signed by C. C. Stevenson, March 10, 1887; proclamation for Arbor Day, April 4, 1890; and stock certificate issues to C. C. Stevenson for 100 shares of the South Standard Mining Company, August 28, 1878.
Subjects: Nevada -- Governors.
Nevada -- Proclamations.
Letters -- Nevada.
Arbor Day -- Nevada.
Holidays -- Nevada.
Stock certificates -- Nevada.
Mining Corporations -- Nevada.

Title: Stewart, William Morris, 1827-1909
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Senate report, SB 899, February 19, 1869, pertaining to the Pacific Railroads.
Subjects: Bills, Legislative.
Railroads.

Title: Stremmel Galleries, Ltd., Reno, Nevada
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Various invitations, exhibition booklets and poster, no dates.
Subjects: Art -- Galleries and museums -- Nevada.
Art -- Exhibitions -- Nevada.
Art -- Nevada -- Catalogs.
Water colors -- Nevada.

Title: Studio Grand
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Coupons for Studio Grand photography studio located at 15 West Second St., Reno, Nevada, 1920.
Subjects: Book coupons -- Nevada.
Photography -- Studios and dark rooms -- Nevada.

Title: Sullivan, Maurice Joseph
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Brochure and flyer for Democratic candidate for Representative in Congress, 1926.
Subjects: Brochures -- Nevada.
Advertising, Political -- Nevada.
Campaign literature -- 1926 -- Democrat -- Nevada.

Title: Summit Queen Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of 2nd annual mining report, 1949 and a hand drawn mining claim map for the Summit Queen & Summit King Mining Companies, no date.
Subjects: Mining reports.
Maps.

Title: Sunderland, John
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Old business cards for John Sunderland, dealer in fine boots and shoes, No. 31, Virginia St., Reno, Nevada, 1884.
Subjects: Advertising cards -- Nevada.
Boots and shoes -- Trade and manufacture -- Nevada.

Title: Sunnyside Lead-Silver Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Unused stock certificate, c. 1926.
Subjects: Stock certificates -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.

Title: Sutro Tunnel Company
Description: 3 file folders, Rare Print File
Notes: An imprint of the Sutro Tunnel's legal status, October 4, 1869; booklets entitled "Certificate of Incorporation and By-Laws of the Sutro Tunnel Company," 1869 and 1873.
Subjects: Nevada -- Imprints.
Booklets -- Nevada.
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada.

Title: Sweeney, James G., 1878?-1917
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Campaign literature for James G. Sweeney, democratic candidate for United States Senator, 1910.
Subjects: Campaign literature -- 1910 -- Democrat -- Nevada.

Title: Tahoe Country Club
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Unused membership applications, 1914.
Subjects: Social groups -- Nevada.
Clubs -- Nevada.
Member forms -- Nevada.

Title: Talbot, George F., 1859-1938
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Pamphlet entitled "Decision Upholding the 8 - Hour Law," and imprints entitled "Chief Justice Talbot is Praised," 1908.
Subjects: Pamphlets -- Nevada.
Nevada -- Imprints.

Title: Taylor Optical Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Various optometry flyers and a letter from Taylor Optical Company, Dr. Ward E. Taylor, Dr. Jessie Taylor Myers and Dr. Herbert M. Dixon, Optometrists, 41 East Second St., Reno, Nevada, c. 1920's.
Subjects: Optometrists -- Nevada.
Opticians -- Nevada.
Letters -- Nevada.
Advertising flyers -- Nevada.

Title: Thomas Café
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Handbills that advertise coming attractions at the Thomas Café, Reno, Nevada, c. 1913.
Subjects: Advertising flyers -- Nevada.
Restaurants, lunch rooms, etc. -- Nevada.

Title: Tong Sung Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Card for fire alarm call boxes, compliments of Tong Sung Co., dealers in fresh fish, poultry, fruit and vegetables, c. 1913.
Subjects: Advertising cards -- Nevada.
Grocers -- Nevada.
Fire alarms -- Nevada.

Title: Tonopah and Goldfield Railroad Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Flyer for "Special Excursion Rate," no date and timetable, 1934.
Subjects: Advertising flyers -- Nevada.
Railroads -- Rates -- Nevada.
Railroads -- Time-tables -- Nevada.

Title: Tonopah Bankers Divide Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Unused stock certificate, c. 1919.
Subjects: Stock certificates -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.

Title: Tonopah Banking Corporation
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Unused checks for The Tonopah Banking Corporation, 19??.
Subjects: Banks and banking -- Nevada.
Checks -- Nevada.

Title: Tonopah Exploration & Development Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Unused stock certificates for shares at $1 each, No.'s 1-100, 1903.
Subjects: Stock certificates -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.

Title: Tonopah Extension Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Mining report imprint 1923.
Subjects: Mining reports -- Nevada.
Nevada -- Imprints.

Title: Tonopah July Fourth Festivities
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Official program for Tonopah, Nevada, July 4-5, 1925.
Subjects: Programs -- Nevada.
Fourth of July celebrations -- Nevada.

Title: Tonopah Masonic Corporation
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Promissory note for $100, signed by J.W. Stewart, president, July 1, 1911.
Subjects: Promissory notes -- Nevada.
Freemasons -- Nevada.

Title: Tonopah Pioneers Reunion
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Menu and program to dedicate Mr. & Mrs. Jim Butler, Tonopah, Nevada, including a song entitled "Me and Jim," composed by Lenore Sollender-Hanby, November 11, 1919.
Subjects: Menus -- Nevada.
Programs -- Nevada.
Songs -- Nevada.

Title: Tonopah Railroad Day Celebration
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Official program for "Railroad Day Celebration," July 25-27, no date.
Subjects: Programs -- Nevada.

Title: Train, Percy, 1876-1942
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Invoice and "Assay Certificate" from Percy Train, E. M., "metallurgical chemist, assayer and mineralogist," Manhattan, Nevada, c. 191?.
Subjects: Invoices -- Nevada.
Assayers -- Nevada.
Chemists -- Nevada.
Mineralogists -- Nevada.

Title: Trathen, Russell, 1896-1936
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Circular letter for Russell Trathen, candidate for Republican nomination for Sheriff of Washoe County, c. 1930.
Subjects: Circular letters -- Nevada.
Campaign literature -- 1930 -- Republican -- Nevada.
Advertising, Political -- Nevada.

Title: Treasure City Miners' Union
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Very fragile badge with logo for the Miner's Union in Treasure City, Nevada, 1869.
Subjects: Badges -- Nevada.
Fraternal organization -- Nevada.

Title: Treglone, Elizabeth Maude
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A thesis entitled "The History of Journalism in Nevada," by Elizabeth M. Treglone, 1902.
Subjects: Dissertations, Academic -- Nevada.
University of Nevada -- Dissertations
Journalism -- Nevada.

Title: Trent, Walter E.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A lecture by Walter Trent entitled "The Importance of Gold and Silver in Re-establishing International Accord," October 26, 1940.
Subjects: Lectures and lecturing -- Nevada.
Gold -- Nevada.
Silver -- Nevada.

Title: Triplett, Philip S.
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of letters written by Phil Triplett, 1898.
Subjects: Triplett family.
Letters -- Nevada.
Soldiers.

Title: Troy Laundry
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A postcard for Troy Laundry, Reno, Nevada, c. 1919.
Subjects: Postcards -- Nevada.
Laundry industry -- Nevada.

Title: Truckee-Carson Irrigation Project
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A pamphlet entitled "Truckee-Carson Irrigation Project, Nevada," compiled by the United States Reclamation Service, September 15, 1909.
Subjects: Pamphlets -- Nevada.
Irrigation -- Nevada.

Title: Truckee River Power Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A pamphlet entitled "The Thrilling Adventures of Sandy Grit," which promotes Hoover vacuum cleaners and the power company, 1924 ; a flyer entitled "Special Free Trial Offer For the Workshop of the Home," which promotes the company's Daylight Kitchen Unit light fixture, 1924; and a promotional card worth fifty cents towards the purchase of an electric percolator, 1926.
Subjects: Pamphlets -- Nevada.
Advertising flyers -- Nevada.
Advertising cards -- Nevada.
Electric utilities -- Nevada.

Title: Turner, George
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copies of telegraphs to Abraham Lincoln and Hon. Chase from Chief Justice George Turner,1863 and 1864.
Subjects: Telegraph -- Nevada.

Title: Tuscarora Miners Union No. 31
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: An invitation card to the Fourth Anniversary Ball, October 14, 1902.
Subjects: Invitations cards -- Nevada.
Balls (parties) -- Nevada.
Fraternal organization -- Nevada.

Title: Tuscarora Water Supply
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A report entitled "Tuscarora Water Supply and Transmission Facilities Improvements Feasibility Report," prepared by William F. Pillsbury, Inc., 1976.
Subjects: Water-supply -- Nevada.

Title: Twentieth Century Club
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Programs for the Twentieth Century Club entitled "Julia Claussen," November 29, 1926; David Campbell, pianist and Delbert Fradenburg, tenor, January 23, 1935; and Mr. Edward Ballantine, May 7, 1929.
Subjects: Programs -- Nevada.
Choral music -- Nevada.


Title: Underwood-Elliott-Fisher Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Business card for selling, repairing and renting portable typewriters, Tom Huston, representative, 150 N. Virginia St., Room 9, Heidtman Bldg., Reno, Nevada, c. 1937.
Subjects: Advertising cards -- Nevada.
Typewriters -- Nevada.
Typewriters -- Maintenance and repair -- Nevada.

Title: Union Consolidated Mining Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A report entitled "Report on Proposed Plan of Exploration," by Whitman Symmes, 1912.
Subjects: Mining reports -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.

Title: Union Ice Company of Nevada
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A flyer entitled "How to place foods properly for best Refrigeration," distributed by the Union Ice Company of Nevada, c. 1920.
Subjects: Ice -- Nevada.
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery -- Nevada.

Title: United Nevada Bank
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: An unused deposit slip, 193?
Subjects: Deposit banking -- Nevada.
Banks and banking -- Nevada.

Title: U. S. Cavalry 1st Regiment
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copies from the Journal of the march of Company A 1st E M Buker from Fort Churchill to Ruby, September 21, 1861.
Subjects: Camps (Military) -- Nevada.

Title: United States Geological Survey
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A press bulletin that includes descriptive reports on the Yerington Copper District, Desert Watering Places and the California-Nevada Arid Region, April 26, 1909.
Subjects: Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada.
Geology -- Nevada.

Title: U. S. Marshals
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of a letter that lists United States Marshals for the district of Nevada, 1861-1973.
Subjects: Marshals -- Nevada.
Letters -- Nevada.

Title: U. S. Reclamation Service
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Copy of reports entitled "The Truckee-Carson Irrigation Project of the Reclamation Service," by W. P. Hardesty and "Excerpts from Outline History 1906-1912, Truckee-Carson Project, Nevada, 1914; also copies of the Reclamation Service annual reports for 1903-4, 1906, 1906-1907, 1907-1908, 1908-1909.
Subjects: Reclamation of land.
Irrigation -- Nevada.

Title: Universal Mining Improvement Company
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: Unused stock certificates, 190?
Subjects: Stock Certificates -- Nevada.
Mining corporations -- Nevada.

Title: Upton Post, G.A.R., Eureka
Description: 1 file folder, Rare Print File
Notes: A program entitled "Decoration Day: It's Observance in Eureka, Nevada, May 30, 1882," under the auspices of Upton Post, G.A.R. (Grand Army of the Republic).
Subjects: Programs -- Nevada.
Memorial Day -- Nevada.
Fraternal organizations -- Nevada.