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Title:  Vital statistics journal for Nixon, Nevada (NC707)
   
Abstract:  Copy of register in which were recorded birth and death records of Paiutes from Nixon; also some information about individuals such as cattle purchases and brands, and events such as fires and accidents.
Creator(s):  Peterson Pancho, 1890-1951
Date(s):  1919-1966
Place(s):  Nixon (Nev.)
Subject(s):  Paiute Indians--History
Collection Number:  NC707
Title:  Byrd Fanita Wall Sawyer Papers (NC536)
   
Abstract:  Manuscript and notes on the history of Nevada, including women teachers; Sparks and Churchill County, Nevada; and Paiute Indians. Also included are curriculum materials on Nevada history; correspondence about Sawyer's research, statistics on land ownership and use in Nevada, turkey production in the Fallon area, and copies of presidential executive orders establishing wildlife refugees in Nevada.
Creator(s):  Sawyer, Byrd Fanita Wall
Date(s):  1930-1963
Place(s):  Churchill County (Nev.)--History; Nevada--History--20th century; Sparks (Nev.)--History
Subject(s):  Agriculture--Nevada--Churchill County | Paiute Indians--History | Teachers--Nevada--Biography | Turkeys | Women authors--20th century | Women--West (U.S.)
Collection Number:  NC536
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