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    • Biologists Study Sensitive Wildlife in the Tahoe Basin

    • Martens -- Ecology -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.); Martens -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Lake Tahoe Report Segment #53 - "Pine Marten Study" (Air Date: February 3, 2004). Scott McMorrow from California State Parks discuss his work with a local fifth grade class on a project using remote sensor cameras to observe local forest wildlife,...
    • Hugh A. Shamberger: Memoirs of a Nevada Engineer and Conservationist

    • Nevada. State Engineer; Engineers -- Nevada -- Biography; Water resources development -- Nevada
    • Hugh A. Shamberger was born in Idaho in 1900. He attended schools in the Payette region and graduated from Stanford University with an engineering degree. He worked at surveying and engineering jobs in California, and when Hoover Dam was in the...
    • Tahoe City aerial view, looking East, 1966

    • Aerial photographs -- Lake Tahoe (Calif. and Nev.); Aerial photographs -- Tahoe City (Calif.); Water quality - -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.); Environmental policy -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Caption on image: Tahoe City. IRSI [International Remote Sensing Institute]. 1966. Fraga and Cartwright. The photograph was taken July 6, 1966, as part of a project by a group of California scientists and engineers under the direction of Gilbert W....
    • Tahoe City aerial view, looking North East, 1965

    • Aerial photographs -- Lake Tahoe (Calif. and Nev.); Aerial photographs -- Tahoe City (Calif.); Water quality - -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.); Environmental policy -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Caption on image: Photographed by IRSI [International Remote Sensing Institute]. Fraga and Cartwright. The photograph was taken July 6, 1965, as part of a project by a group of California scientists and engineers under the direction of Gilbert W....
    • Tahoe City aerial view, looking South East, 1966

    • Aerial photographs -- Lake Tahoe (Calif. and Nev.); Aerial photographs -- Tahoe City (Calif.); Water quality - -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.); Environmental policy -- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Caption on image: Tahoe City. IRSI [International Remote Sensing Institute]. 1966. Fraga and Cartwright. The photograph was taken May 12, 1966, as part of a project by a group of California scientists and engineers under the direction of Gilbert...
    • Ert Moore: Experiences of a Pioneer Educator

    • Educators -- Nevada -- Biography; Teachers -- Nevada -- Biography
    • Ert Moore was born in Indiana in 1902 and spent his early life there. He recounts his early school years and the requirements for graduation. Early in life he decided that teaching would be his career goal. After getting the minimum requirements...
    • Warren d'Azevedo: By Dead Reckoning

    • Anthropologists -- Nevada -- Biography; Washoe Indians -- Great Basin
    • On the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the Great Basin Anthropological Conference in Reno, Brian Wallace, Chairman of the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California, proclaimed October 15, 2005 officially "Warren d'Azevedo Day" in recognition of...
    • Governor's Day 1970: A Retrospective View

    • University of Nevada, Reno -- History -- 20th century; College students -- Nevada -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century; Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- Nevada; Kent State Shootings, Kent, Ohio, 1970
    • The word "Vietnam" signifies a country, a war, and for many, a historical marker for a period of cultural revolution. In the spring of 1970, the force of the larger antiwar movement came to Reno. The University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) faced weeks of...
    • Whatever Will Help! A Woman's Rise to the Top in the Gaming Industry; as Remembered by Jeanne Hood

    • Hood, Jeanne; Four Queens Hotel and Casino (Las Vegas, Nev.); Hyatt Hotels Corporation; Gambling industry -- Nevada -- Las Vegas; Hospitality industry -- Nevada -- Las Vegas - Biography; Women executives -- Nevada -- Las Vegas - Biography; Las...
    • Gaming as a corporate enterprise is relatively new in comparison to most other industries. Nevada legalized gambling in 1931, and in the first decades, casinos were small by today's standards. They were normally owned by one or two people or a...
    • Cliff Young: Chief Justice, Nevada Supreme Court

    • Nevada. Supreme Court -- Biography; Oral history -- Nevada; Judges -- Nevada -- Biography
    • This oral history with Nevada Supreme Court Justice Cliff Young was completed as part of the Nevada Legal Oral History Project, a cooperative project among the Nevada Judicial Historical Society, the Ninth Judicial Circuit Historical Society, and...
    • Rufus W. Adams: The Historic Adams Ranch

    • Ranchers -- Nevada -- Biography; Carson River Valley (Nev.); Genoa (Nev.)
    • Rufus W. Adams, a descendant of some of the earliest pioneers of Carson Valley, Nevada, was born in 1914. His grandfather, John Quincy Adams, arrived in Genoa in the 1850s to establish a ranch home that became a valley landmark. Rufus Adams lives...
    • Playing the Cards that Are Dealt: Mead Dixon, the Law and Casino Gaming

    • Dixon, Mead, 1919- ; Lawyers -- Nevada -- Biography; Casinos -- Law and legislation -- Nevada -- History; Gambling -- Nevada -- History
    • In Playing the Cards That Are Dealt, the reader will encounter forty years of casino gaming history as lived and observed by one of the industry‚Äôs most respected figures. L. Mead Dixon began practicing law in Reno in 1950. He quickly became an...
    • Sonny's Story: A Journalist's Memoir by Rollan Melton

    • Melton, Rollan, 1931-; Journalists -- United States -- Biography; Journalists -- Nevada -- Biography
    • In popular myth, anyone can make it to the top in America, no matter how humble his or her origins. That may be true, but few have faced greater challenges along the way than did Rollan Melton. Sonny, as he was called when he was young, was born...
    • An Oral History of the Midtown District, Reno, Nevada

    • Businessmen -- Nevada -- Biography; Businessmen -- Nevada -- Reno -- Biography; Businesswomen -- Nevada -- Biography; Reno (Nev.) -- Biography; Reno (Nev.) -- History;
    • The Midtown History Project, of which these oral histories are a component, was initiated by the Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County (RTC) in 2015 as part of its Virginia Street Bus RAPID Transit Extension Project. That broader...
    • The Lake Of The Sky

    • Lake Tahoe (Calif. and Nev.); Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.)
    • Complete title: The Lake Of The Sky -- Lake Tahoe in the High Sierras of California and Nevada: Its history, Indians, discovery by Fremont, legendary lore, various namings, physical characteristics, glacial phenomena, geology, single outlet,...

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