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Thomas-Perry, Charles


0001    “Northumberland Mill, Nevada”
0002    Northumberland Mill, Nevada
0003    Northumberland Mill, terraced hillside
0004    Northumberland Mill, panoramic view
0005    Road going into Northumberland Mill
0006    Closer view of terraced hills, Northumberland Mill
0007    “March 3, 1938—Our 1938 Ford in Amargosa Riverbed near Beatty, Nevada”
0008    American—Electro thermo Co. Cararra, NV
0009    Man with cowboy hat & six-gun, no I.D.
0010    Postcard of 6 children in buckboard addressed to Mrs. Ophelia A. Thomas, Jan 17, 1912
0011    Searchlight, Nevada

Album I

1        Pioneer Nevada” (H.D. & L.D. Porter storefront)
3:2     “Hot Springs, Nevada” (Burrell’s Hot Springs, 3 men on porch)
7        “C.W. Thomas. His store Searchlight, Nevada
8        “Mrs. O’Brien at head table” “Thanksgiving banquet, Pioneer Hotel, Pioneer,    Nevada, November 1911”
10:4     “Thomas, Phillips, and McGarry, Pioneer, Nev.” (3 men on porch)
11:4     Charles Club with a tent house to the right, Searchlight, NV
14:2     “Quartette Mine Searchlight, Nevada”
16:1     “The tinpan King, C.W.T. in brown Young’s store, Searchlight, Nevada.”
17:2     C.W. Thomas standing on porch of his score
19:1     “Pioneer, Nev.” (panoramic snow view)
19:3     Panoramic view of Pioneer , Nev.
21:2     “Quartette Mine, Searchlight”
22:3     Mine structures at Pioneer Mine, Pioneer, NV
24:1     “Tobin Mt. Pioneer”
25        “Picnic July 4, 1920 with all Beatty assembled” [1st woman Louise Aylward Brown. Man standing w/knife in hand is Cy Johnson---Claudia Reidhead, 3/22/96]
29        “Clown band, Searchlight, Nevada, July 4, 1906”
30        “C.W. Thomas and Walter Marks, Pioneer, Nevada”
33:2     Giles family in old car, Beatty, NV
34:2     “Hotel Gasoline, Beatty, NV” (buggy with burro team in foreground)
42:2     Palmer’s warehouse with wagon and team in foreground
44:2     Beatty school class with teacher, Mrs. Polley
46:1     “Exchange hotel”
46:2     “Beatty school house”
51:1     “Palmer’s store, Beatty, Nevada”
52:1     “The R.R. Eating House, Beatty, NV”
54:1     “The T and T RR tank, Beatty, NV”
58        “Home of Jesse Christensen, Beatty, Nevada”
69        Men driving cattle through Beatty, NV
74:1     “…Remick’s saloon, Beatty.”
76:1     Abandoned saloons in Beatty, NV
76:2     Abandoned shacks in Rhyolite, Nev.
78:1     “Deserted buildings on the main street of Rhyolite.”
88:1     “Old Mohawk Saloon” (Goldfield, NV)
88:2     Team and wagon moving house out of town, probably Goldfield
91:1     “A.E. Thomas house in Goodsprings, Nev. Mr. Thomas and Indian children in    front of house”

Album II

    1. [town view, no i.d.]
    2. [town view, possibly Searchlight, Nevada]

31:3    [Photo of Frank Williams, cousin to C.W. Thomas]
32:1    “Mr. and Mrs. Frank Williams”
47:1    “Mr. and Mrs. Frank Williams at their home near Goodsprings, 1934”

    1. drilling contest, Searchlight, Nevada, July 4, 1905”
    2. [Searchlight and Nipton Freight and Stage Office]

Album III

1:2     “Virginia Castillo and Lorraine, Venice, Calif., 1931”
10:1     “In the plunge at Las Vegas”
10:2     [Another view of the Plunge including Kong, slide]
10:3     “On porch of the ‘Big Store’, Beatty, Nev.” [Lorraine Thomas on porch, 1928---Claudia Reidhead, 3/22/96]
20:1     [Beatty school house][Beatty school—roof, windows, bell & all interior wood came from school in Rhyolite, 1928—C. Reidhead, 3/22/96]
24:1     [Lorraine’s house that had been moved from Pioneer, NV], [House next door—per Claudia Reidhead, 3-26-96]
36:1     [Lorraine and her father standing in front of shell of an old, abandoned house St. Thomas]
36:2     [Leadfield Café] [Leadfield, Ca. Lorraine sitting on car. 1930—Claudia Reidhead—3/22/96]

Album IV

10:2     “Scotty and wife as they appeared in Beatty, Nev.,” 1906”
29:1     “Welcome to Leadfield, March, 1926”
33:1     “Looking towards Leadfield from Titus Canyon…”
34:1     “Beatty when Rhyolite and Bullfrog boomed, 1906. A rag house camp”
35:1     “Beatty after another boom—awaiting another one”
35:2     “Beatty when Leadfield boomed, 1926”
36:1     [Hall in Beatty, NV where dances and movies were shown and held][Beatty Town Hall—Miners’ Union Hall in Rhyolite moved to Beatty 1914---C. Reidhead, 3-22-96]
36:2     [Lorraine’s father on a hill, Beatty, NV]
37:1     [The Californian, Beatty, NV]
37:2     [street in Beatty, NV, early 1900s]
41:2     [Thomas home, ca. 1921, Beatty, NV] [Correction: This was the Phinney home—per Claudia Reidhead, 3/22/96]

Album V

13:1     “A fragment of Owens Lake which is drying up since L.A. aqueduct took its water supply”
21:1     “Mrs. Dryer &son and Mr. Lorraine. The lat residents of Rhyolite”
44:2     [Jess Knight, General Merchandise, Goodsprings, NV. The largest store, 1928]
44:3     [Goodsprings Hotel] [Fayle Hotel, Goodsprings, Nev,.1928—per Claudia Reidhead 3-26-96]
45:1     “Hotel annex” [Annex to Fayle Hotel, Goodsprings, Nev. 1928—Per Claudia Reidhead, 3-22-96]
45:2     “Goodsprings in winter, 1928”

Album VI

12:1     [an old Mojave squaw]
13:1     [Group of Indians on the “Arizona side”]

Album VII

    1. [Lorraine’s natural parents, Lorraine in center] [Joseph Leonard & Henny Nielsen Leonard, Los Angeles, Ca., 1940—parents or Lorraine—supplied by Claudia Reidhead, 3-22-96]
    2. [Rhyolite Ghost Casino, old RR depot. Otto Westmoreland was the owner] (Ca. 1939—Date supplied by Claudia Reidhead, 3/22/96)