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Title:  Sally Zanjani Papers (2013-04)
Abstract:  Sally Zanjani is a historian and former adjunct professor in the University of Nevada, Reno Political Science Department. She is the author of ten books and over sixty articles exploring the history of Nevada from the territorial period through the 19th century. Papers include research materials for Zanjani's numerous books and articles.
Creator(s):  Zanjani, Sally Springmeyer, 1937-
Date(s):  1974-2015
Place(s):  Nevada--History--19th century; Nevada--History--20th century; Nevada--History--Women; Nevada--Politics and government
Subject(s):  Authors--Nevada | Indians of North America--Nevada- 19th century | Labor unions--History--Nevada | Mines and mineral resources--Nevada--History--19th century | Paiute Indians--History | Women authors, American--Nevada | Women miners--Nevada | Women--Nevada--History
Collection Number:  2013-04
Title:  The Gentry history: from Essex, England to the western United States (91-10)
Abstract:  History of the family of Samuel and Elizabeth Davis Gentry, Mormons who immigrated from England to Utah in 1864 and whose descendents settled in parts of Utah and southern Nevada.
Creator(s):  Barnum, Lillian G.
Date(s):  1983
Place(s):  Nevada--History--19th century; Utah--History--19th century
Subject(s):  Mormons | Women--West (U.S.)
Collection Number:  91-10
Title:  William Neely Letter (NC1095)
Abstract:  Letter to Neely's nephew written from Virginia City, Nevada describing ceremonies planned for Nevada's admission to statehood, difficult financial conditions, his employment as a miner, the weather, and advice to the nephew to stay at home.
Creator(s):  Neely, William, (Miner)
Date(s):  1864
Place(s):  Nevada--History--19th century; Virginia City (Nev.)
Collection Number:  NC1095