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    • First Women in Wahmonie

    • Photograph of the first women in Wahmonie; Caption on front: First two women in Wahmonie, Nevada; Caption on verso: Service Station, Last gold town in 1928
    • Conical burden basket

    • Photograph of a conical burden basket; Caption from Survival Arts of the Primitive Paiute: A coarse-woven conical burden basket; fine-woven burden baskets were used for carrying small seeds (p. 26); Caption on image: tebagwunu 'conical burden...
    • Nevada State Government collage

    • Portrait collage of 1895 Nevada State Government; Caption on image: Nevada State Government portrait collection; Caption on image: Bane, Elwood; Pitt, William Charles; Francis, Frank; Beck, Herny H.; Flanigan, Patrick L.; Leidy, George W.;...
    • Rex on location in northern Arizona

    • Photograph of Rex the horse while filming in Arizona; Caption on image: Rex on location in northern Arizona during the 1920s. Caption taken from Anthony Amaral's Movie Horses: Their Treatment and Training
    • Derby Dam

    • Photograph of Derby Dam with men, women, and dog on dam, photo is incorrectly identified on caption as Carson Dam; Caption on image: Carson Dam; Photographic print
    • Groom Mining District

    • Photograph of several structures and mining operations; Caption on image: April 1917; Caption on original negative envelope: Groom, January 1916; card for Groom Southend Mining Company was included in envelope; photographic print, 3.5 x 4.25 inches
    • Paiute Indian dwellings

    • Photographer's caption: Indian rag houses; This photograph appears in Margaret M. Wheat's book Survival Arts of the Primitive Paiutes with the caption: An Indian community near Stillwater, Nevada, before the turn of the century; Photographic print,...
    • Maggie and Mattie

    • Photograph of two Northern Paiute women appears in Margaret M. Wheat's book Survival Arts of the Primitive Paiutes Photographer's caption: Wuzzie's Grandmother. Old Indians; September 30, 1912; with the caption: Maggie, wife of One-eye Pete, and...
    • Wuzzie George splitting willows

    • Photograph of Wuzzie George; Caption from Wheat's book Survival Arts of the Primitive Paiutes with the caption: The fine willow fiber used for the weft in basket making is the sapwood which lies between the bark and the heartwood. Wuzzie used her...
    • Wuzzie George making pinenut soup

    • Photograph of Wuzzie George making pinenut soup; Caption on image: Pinenut soup; Pinenut stirring stirring-stick-with;she stirs the pinenut soup with the stirring stick' S.L.; Sven Liljeblad; This photograph from the Margaret M. Wheat Collection...
    • Pack animals, Groom Mining District

    • Photograph of the mining camp at Groom, in the foreground are men with burros, in the background, an automobile and Groom Lake; Caption on image: 1917; caption on original negative envelope: Groom, April 1917; photographic print, 3.5 x 4.25 inches
    • Farmers Harvesting Cantaloupe

    • Stereograph of a Japanese family harvesting and loading cantaloupe on to a truck; Title taken from image. Caption on image: How your breakfast melon is raised--Japanese cantaloupe farmers in Nevada. Copyright by Keystone View Company. Caption on...
    • Craps Table at the MGM Grand Hotel

    • Postcard of craps table in the main casino at the MGM Grand Hotel; Title taken from image. Caption on image: One of Many Gambling Attractions, World's Largest Casino, MGM Grand Hotel. Caption on verso: Over 1000 Rooms - Six Minutes from Airport -...
    • Southern Pacific train near Reno

    • Photograph of the Southern Pacific train near Reno; Title taken from image. Caption on image: The Union Pacific out of Reno, 1944 steaming along a track east of Reno; This caption is incorrect because the Union Pacific did not take over the...
    • University of Nevada, Reno, Oral History, 1973-74

    • Albright, Laurie; Barmettler, Edmund R; Barnes, Roberta; Basta, Samuel M; Bradford, John; Burnside, Alan; Carpenter, Kenneth J; Caudle, Sheila; Cotton, George; Crowley, Joseph N., 1933-; Davis, Emerson S; Del Papa, Frankie Sue, 1949-; Dickstein,...
    • Twelve university leaders were interviewed in the fourth volume of this joint project conducted by the Oral History Program and University Archives. Those interviewed were: Larry D. Struve, president, Alumni Association; Professor Gerald W....
    • Lander County Oral History Project

    • Lander County (Nev.) -- Biography; Lander County (Nev.) -- History
    • In January 1993 oral historian Sylvia Arden was hired by the Lander County Board of Commissioners to interview the remaining long-time residents of Lander County to preserve the history of the region and provide information for a socio-economic...
    • E.M. “Al” Gunderson

    • Nevada. Supreme Court -- Biography; Lawyers -- Nevada -- Biography;
    • Elmer Millard “Al” Gunderson was born August 9, 1929 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His oral history skips around in time and place as he bounced from high school to high school, finally obtaining a GED; starting and stopping college; serving in the...


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