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Total manuscripts: 8

Daiell, H. L.
Coll #: MS-00072
Date: 1953
Extent: 1 folder
Location: 1:1:1
Collection consists of bound book of letters (photograph copies) titled "Howard D. Evans - His History at Lakeside [Laboratories] - As Told by His Friends." It is dated July 15, 1953 and was compiled by H.L. Daiell, M.D. Also contains diploma of Miss Euphasia Humphrey from Rogersville Union Seminary and a brief genealogy of Mrs. Harvel L. (Lillian) Daiell.

First Good Shepard Lutheran Church
Coll #: Mss19
Date: 1944 -1976
Extent: 98 leaves ; 22 x 36 cm
Location: 1:1:1
Collection consists primarily of photocopies of scrapbook pages (also in Special Collections) and additional material not placed in the scrapbook. Contains (photocopies of) photographs, programs, news clippings and architectural drawings. Concerns construction of First Good Shepherd Lutheran Church building at 12 Maryland Parkway and Bridger Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Gregory, Leila (Walker) Collection
Coll #: T162
Date: 1920 - 197(?)
Extent: 1 slim doc box
Location: 2:3:2
Collection consists of news clippings and handwritten notes regarding the murder of Reed Walker (Leila's second husband) who was Chief Building Inspector for Las Vegas (includes his identification card and inspector badge). There are also notes and Mormon genealogy information on Leila and her third husband, Arthur Gregory, Gregory's diplomas, and Leila's correspondence with Anna Dean Kepper regarding her donation.

Jones, Sam
Coll #: 1031-3
Date: 1938(?)
Extent: 1 folder
Location: 1:1:2
Collection consists of one handwritten letter addressed to Sam Jones of Goodsprings, dated [19]38. The author of the letter is not identified.

Mercer, L. Paul papers
Coll #: MS-00066
Date: 1939-1979
Extent: 0.9 linear feet (6 folders)
Location: 1:1:1 and ROLLER SHELF 1:6:6
Related Materials: 0062
The L. Paul Mercer Papers date from 1939-1970 and consist of personal correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, and textile samples dyed in the Native American tradition.
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Ritter, Terry collection
Coll #: MS-00773
Date: approximately 1955-2012
Extent: 1.25 linear feet (1 box)
Location: RS 2.1.3
The Terry Ritter Collection, dating from approximately 1995-2012, contains six prints of Ritter's artwork depicting Las Vegas, Nevada showgirls. There is also one convention flier advertising her artwork.
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Spicer, Jim and Effie Papers
Coll #: T158
Date: 1979-1982
Extent: 0.25 linear feet (1 box)
Location: 2:3:1
The Jim and Effie Spicer Papers (1979-1982) contain two chapters from the book The History of Pahrump Valley, which talks about the Spicers, newspaper clippings, and a transcribed copy of the diary of Jim Milligan, a miner from Nye County, Nevada.
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Western Nevada Project
Coll #: MS-00323
Date: 1950s
Extent: 3 Linear Feet, 3 boxes
Location: 4:9:1, 4:9:2
Collection consists of approximately 2,000 aerial photographs of Southern and Western Nevada. Photographs are not indexed. Army Map Service took the aerial photographs.