Level of Description
Scope and Contents
Materials contain photographs of families and ranches around Beatty, Nevada from 1904 to 1989. Materials include photographs of the Brockman, Lisle, Revert, Crowell, Lemmon, Palsgrove, and Reidhead families, documenting activities such as events on Main Street, construction of several buildings, protests against the Nevada Test Site, animal husbandry, railroad transportation (especially by the Tonopah and Tidewater Railroad), education, and mining and milling.
Collection Name: Nye County, Nevada Photograph Collection
Materials are arranged into eight subseries:
Subseries III.A. Brockman Family, 1910-1989;
Subseries III.B. Lisle Family, 1932-1959;
Subseries III.C. Revert Family, 1904-1957;
Subseries III.D. Crowell Family, 1914-1987;
Subseries III.E. Lemmon Family, 1907-1959;
Subseries III.F. Palsgrove Family, 1910-1930;
Subseries III.G. Reidhead Family, 1920-1987;
Subseries III.H. Miscellaneous, 1907-1989.