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Jim and Effie Spicer Papers (MS-00216)

Abstract

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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Date
1979 to 1982
Extent
0.19 Cubic Feet (1 box)
0.21 Linear Feet
Resource Type
Papers
Related People/Corporations
Contributor: Spicer, Effie
Access Note

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

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Scope and Contents Note

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.

Biographical / Historical Note

Long-time Pahrump Valley residents Jim and Effie Spicer were owners of the Boiling Pot Outfit Ranch, located eight miles north of Beatty, Nevada. The ranch was involved in mining, selling industrial supplies and raising cattle. The Spicers were well informed about Nevada's political matters and were active in civic and charitable affairs.

Arrangement

Materials are arranged alphabetically.

Preferred Citation

Jim and Effie Spicer Papers, 1979-1982. MS-00216. Special Collections, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.

EAD ID
US::NvLN::MS00216
Acquisition Note

Materials were donated in 1982 by Jim and Effie Spicer; accession number T-158.

Processing Note

Material was processed in 2016 by Joyce Moore.

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