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    • James O. Hubbard: Skiing and the Ski Patrol in Nevada 1950s-1970s

    • National Ski Patrol System (U.S.); Skis and skiing -- Nevada -- Reno Region -- Biography; Ski resorts -- Nevada -- Reno Region
    • Jim Hubbard was born in 1933 and began skiing as a teenager in Washington in the 1940s. He first skied the Eastern Sierra slopes above Reno in 1954, after being posted to Stead Air Force Base. Since the mid-1950s, skiing has become an important...
    • Silver Peak: Never A Ghost Town

    • Silver mines and mining -- Nevada -- Silver Peak Range Wilderness -- History; Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Silver Peak Range Wilderness -- History; Silver Peak Range Wilderness (Nev.) -- History; Nevada -- History -- 20th century
    • This is the story of Silver Peak, a small mining community in Esmeralda County, Nevada. As with many towns tied to mining, it has suffered the booms and busts that are inherent in the industry, but the difference with Silver Peak is that it has...
    • Women's Athletics at the University of Nevada

    • University of Nevada, Reno -- Sports -- History; United States. Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX; Women athletes -- Interviews; College sports for women -- Nevada -- History
    • The Women’s Athletics oral history project began in 2005 with the decision of Pack PAWS—the longstanding booster, fundraising, and watchdog organization for the University of Nevada women’s intercollegiate athletics program—to produce a history of...
    • Through the Glass Ceiling: A Life in Nevada Politics

    • Wagner, Sue, 1940-; Politicians -- Nevada -- Biography; Women -- Nevada -- Biography; Women -- Political activity -- Nevada; Oral history; Nevada -- Politics and government -- 20th century
    • Through the Glass Ceiling—A Life in Nevada Politics is the oral history of Sue Wagner, who served in the assembly in the 1970s, in the senate in the 1980s, and was elected lieutenant governor in 1991, serving one term. She became involved in...
    • George L. Ullom: Politics and Development in Las Vegas, 1930s-1970s

    • Las Vegas (Nev.) -- Biography; Clark County (Nev.) -- Politics and government
    • The transformation of Las Vegas from an empty desert landscape into a sprawling metropolis of 700,000 in eighty years is among the most remarkable stories in the history of the American West, but only a few of the city's citizens can claim to have...
    • Mount Rose Street

    • United States. Works Progress Administration. Nevada.; Streets -- Nevada -- Reno; Construction -- Nevada -- Reno
    • Photograph of Mount Rose Street; This photograph appears in Men at work: federal-City of Reno relief program : United States community improvement appraisal, Mar., 1938 with the caption: Workers in Work Relief have worked over many a block of...
    • Mount Rose Street

    • United States. Works Progress Administration. Nevada.; Streets -- Nevada -- Reno; Construction -- Nevada -- Reno
    • Photograph of Mount Rose Street; This photograph appears in Men at work: federal-City of Reno relief program : United States community improvement appraisal, Mar., 1938 with the caption: Workers in Work Relief have worked over many a block of...
    • Cabin cruiser Mount Rose

    • Boats and boating -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.); Snow surveys -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Caption on image: Fig. 15. The cabin cruiser ""Mount Rose."" Such cruisers would make Lake Tahoe a winter delight. Photograph of the snow survey's cabin cruiser the Mount Rose on Lake Tahoe, from the James E. Church Collection; photographic print,...
    • Cabin cruiser, Mount Rose, in harbor

    • Boats and boating -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.); Snow surveys -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Title taken from photograph. Caption on image: Mount Rose snow survey, courses on Lake Tahoe. Photograph of the three vessels of the snow survey, including the cabin cruiser Mount Rose, in a winter harbor at Lake Tahoe, from the James E. Church...
    • Take "No" as a Starter: The Life of Richard L. Graves

    • Nugget (Casino : Sparks & Carson City, Nev.); Casinos -- Nevada; Restaurateurs -- Nevada -- Biography; Travelers -- Nevada -- Biography
    • Richard "Dick" Graves was born in Boise, Idaho, on August 23, 1912. An astute businessman, he spent nearly twenty years in the gaming industry in Idaho. When that state banned gambling in 1953, he came to Nevada in 1954 to start over. Though many...
    • Edward L. Pine: Highlights of My Life

    • University of Nevada, Reno -- History; Isbell Construction Company
    • Edward L. Pine was born in 1914, and he is a member of pioneer Nevada mining and business families. He lived as a child in Nevada mining camps of Rawhide, Rochester, and Broken Hills, and later in Hawthorne and Reno. For a time, he was a resident...
    • Nevada Mining Oral History Project

    • Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- History; Gold mines and mining -- Nevada -- History; Silver mines and mining -- Nevada -- History; Mining engineers -- Biography
    • This volume stems from the creation in 1997 of the Nevada Mining Oral History Project (NMOHP), focusing on Nevada’s second largest industry—gold and silver mining. The sixteen chroniclers included here recorded more than 60 hours of firsthand...

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