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University of California, Berkeley, The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Phone: 510-642-6481
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N. Baldwin's store and bank building [graphic] : Lander, Fremont Co., Wyoming Territory.

Covered wagons, teams, and men in front of a stone building. Identified individuals are: Major Noyes Baldwin, P.M. Wil[?]son, and A. Bancroft [Albert Little Bancroft?].

N. Carroll letters : Gulf of Tehuantepec : ALS , 1855 Oct.

Written to friends in California, on his return voyage to the East. Letter, Oct. 13, comments at length on the Walker filibuster expedition.

N. Randall Ellis papers, [ca. 1908-1925]

Includes material on various dams in the state, Spring Valley Water Co., gas rate suits, involving Pacific Gas and Electric Company and others.

N. Scott Momaday papers : additions, [197-?]

Publisher's typescript and two sets of revised galleys for his The Names.

N. Scott Momaday papers, 1963-1972.

Correspondence with publishers - Harper & Row, Oxford University Press, University of New Mexico Press; manuscript of House of Dawn, essays and poems, etc.

NAACP official and civil rights worker : oral history transcript / and related material, 1971-1974.

Comments on early life in Bakersfield, Calif.; position of Negroes in the city; the Earl Warren family; student days at University of California, Berkeley, in the 1920's; social work; work with the California Association of Negro Women's Clubs, the California...

Naftaly family papers and photographs, 1860-1950.

The collection consists of papers and photographs relating to the Naftaly family. Family papers include genealogy; certificates; a small amount of correspondence; ephemera (advertisements, clippings, broadsides, sketches) from the family's anatomical show, which traveled around the world in the 1890s;...

Naglee family papers : additions, 1830-1961.

Includes original Henry Morris Naglee materials, files of Antoinette Naglee Spruyt and William T. Arms, mainly relating to the cataloging of the Naglee papers.

Naglee family papers : additions, 1839-1929.

Correspondence, accounts, deeds and tax records, relation primarily to the operation of Rancho El Pescadero, to the Henry M. Naglee estate and to property in San Francisco, Santa Clara, San Joaquin and Sacramento counties. Included also are accounts for Naglee...

Nahl and Turner family papers, 1936-1960.

Genealogy compiled by Miss Turner, May 1963; letters from libraries, county officials, etc., relating to her researches on the families; letters from her cousin containing family information; photographs of the Turner homestead, etc.; article from the California Historical Quarterly on...

Nahl, Charles Christian Photographs of art work by Charles Christian Nahl [graphic] : from the files of the Century Company.

Photographs reproduce original paintings and drawings of ca. 1849-1870. Views depict mining during the California Gold Rush, and related activites such as scenes along the route via Panama. Mining views show miners working and relaxing, the mining town of Rough...

Nahl family letters, 1842-1876.

Include letters from Henriette, Arthur and Charles Nahl, concerning the Nahl family in San Francisco, the Nahl Brothers business in lithography and photography, and their work with I.W. Taber. Letter, Oct. 22, 1867, from Charles Nahl is illustrated and contains...

Names of garments and textiles used in Spain and Mexico in the colonial period.

Primarily a collection of definitions of the names of garments used in Mexico during the colonial period. Attention has been given to the Spanish antecedents of the garments.

Names of grape growers in California : typescript (carbon) : and related material, [ca. 1925-1932?]

Lists of names, by county, including town of residence and number of acres held. Related material includes names and addresses of persons outside California, presumably compiled for some type of mass mailing or other related purpose.

[Nanaimo, British Columbia] [graphic]

View of town and sea inlet from elevated perspective, with photographic equipment (possibly a large format camera or a portable dark tent) on tripod visible in foreground. A fort or blockhouse is visible in distance.

Nancy Bayley research papers, 1961-1982.

The Nancy Bayley Research Papers (1925-1982) include correspondence, publications, awards, and research papers documenting Bayley's career as a developmental psychologist, spanning from her graduate studies at the University of Seattle in 1925 and position as research associate at the University...

[Nancy Hawver collection of Edward H. Mitchell postcards].

Commercially produced postcards depicting subjects in California, Oregon, Washington and Alaska.

Nancy Reagan, Queen Elizabeth II, and Prince Philip visit Mission Santa Barbara [graphic]

Photographs show Nancy Reagan, Queen Elizabeth, and Prince Philip at Mission Santa Barbara.

Nancy Swadesh papers, 1960-1966 (inclusive), 1960-1961 (bulk).

Correspondence and papers relating primarily to her 1961 campaign for president of the California Democratic Council. Also included are some C.D.C. financial records and organization charts.

Nannilou Hepburn Dieter papers, circa 1947-1974.

Primarily correspondence, course notebooks, lecture notes, and photographs regarding thesis work at Harvard and career as radio astronomer.

Naomi Knowlton photograph album [graphic]

Photograph album of Coos Bay, Oregon student at the University of California in Berkeley contains snapshots of student activities, leisure outings, soldiers in Texas and Oregon, and the Panama Pacific International Exhibition. Locales inlcude the U.C. Berkeley campus, San Francisco,...

[Naomi Murdach collection of San Francisco gay pageant photographs].

Snapshot photographs documenting pageants, drag performances, parades and other events of San Francisco's gay community between the early 1970s and the mid-1980s. Identified events include the Great Tricycle Race, the 1974 Gay Freedom Day Parade, Madness 71 revue, and Mr....

Napa area, California, stereo views [graphic]

Includes a general view of the city of Napa and a view of Sprout Farm, six miles from Napa.

Napa County (Calif.) Records related to property tax, 1853-1909.

Proceedings before the Napa County Board of Equalization, July 14 - August 24, 1909. Typed transcript of hearings before the Supervisors, sitting as County Board of Equalization, concerning taxable property escaping assessment of falsely reported. Includes questions, arguments and testimony...

Napa Hotel before and after fire damage [graphic]

Views show the Napa Hotel before and after fire damage, and the Napa-Sacramento stage coach.

[Napa Valley vineyard, possibly the Lewelling vineyard].

View of vineyard, small farmhouse among trees, a large barn, and the hills behind.

Narciso Durán manuscript fragments, [undated]

Part of a collection of manuscript materials associated with the Franciscan missions in California. For other items in the collection, search under title: California mission miscellany, 1630-1830.

Narrative of the overland journey to Oregon : and related materials. Cowlitz Station, Washington, 1878-1883.

Describes the journey in 1847, life in the Columbia Basin to 1869, and in the Southern mines of California in 1849. Some items from contemporary newspapers are copied into his narrative, especially from 1855 to 1858.

The narrow land : and other manuscripts, circa 1964-1968.

His account of his family' experiences as pioneers in California in the 1880's. Also included: "The Southwestern Troubador," a cycle of 54 ballads, and "Five Southwestern plays."

Nash collection of portraits of historic printers and type designers [graphic].

1: Johann Gutenberg -- 2: Johann Gutenberg (print of portraits -- 3: Aldus Manutius -- 4: Christophe Plantin -- 5: Giambattista Bodoni -- 6: Benjamin Franklin -- 7: William Morris -- 8: Theodore Low De Vinne -- 9: Claude Garamond...

Nast, Stone, Needles and Comfort family photograph albums [graphic].

Albums contain mounted cabinet card and carte de visite portrait photographs of members of the Nast, Stone, Needles and Comfort families of Missouri, Colorado and California. Volume 1 chiefly includes portraits of Stone and Nast family members, many of them...

Nat Stein collection, 1860-1875.

Nat Stein's scrapbook includes published material in the Corrine Daily Reporter and the Corrine Weekly Reporter with notes on the articles from the author. Stein wrote many odes and epic poems on the occasion of New Year's, 4th of July...

Nathan and Julia Hare papers, 1950-2010.

Personal papers of founders of the Black Think Tank, Nathan and Julia Hare. The collection includes correspondence, writings, and personalia.

Nathan Neustädter letters : Fürth, Germany, to S.H. and Emma Ball, New York : ALS, 1867-1873.

Includes transcription. Also includes notes by Neustädter about his family history, one letter from S.H. Ball to his sister-in-law Mary Ballin, dated Apr. 21, 1867 (all photocopies), and miscellaneous unidentified notes.

Nathaniel Davidson accounts : Paris and Mexico, 1863-1867.

Drafts and bills of exchange; one receipt.

Nathaniel Knight letters : Folsom, Calif. to Ambrose Knight : ALS, 1871 May 6 and July 2.

Nathaniel Knight writes to Ambrose Knight (May 6, 1871) about a former employee of Ambrose's finding work among Nathaniel's aquaintances, about health and illnesses, farm work and crops. He describes a fire in detail, which damanged a number of buildings...

Nathaniel Lyon correspondence, 1851.

Letters to U.S. Quartermaster General, T.S. Jesup, relating to duties as Quartermaster, San Diego. Includes personnel reports and accounts.

Nathaniel Miller papers, 1849-1897.

Contains fifty-six handwritten letters between Nathaniel Miller and numerous other correspondents including his future wife, Ellen Carman, and Richard M. Jessup, who was a member of the San Francisco Committee of Vigilance of 1856. Also contains a small amount of...

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, El Cerrito Branch records, 1963-1980 (bulk 1970-1979).

The NAACP El Cerrito Branch Records contain a wide variety of documents from the branch's activities under the leadership of Patricia Freeman. Also represented is the branch's participation in NAACP business at a regional and national level. Materials include correspondence,...

National Association of Radiation Survivors records, approximately 1982-2004.

The collection contains correspondence, subject files, survivor histories, medical records, and NARS administrative files. The bulk of the records pertain to two lawsuits, NARS v. Walters and NARS v. Turnage.

National Broadcasting Company stations and facilities [graphic]

Photos show several NBC stations, including some interior views showing live programs. Collection also contains aerial views of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios. Locations unidentified.

National City, Calif. views [graphic]

Photographs show the first residence in National City (Frank Kimball) with a bicycle and carriage in front; the California Southern Railroad, later known as the Santa Fe Depot; the wharf built by Kimball Bros., an overhead view of the business...

National Council on Agricultural Life and Labor photographs [graphic]

Includes migrant farm workers and their children, their dwellings, rural housing, workers in fields, etc.

National forests in California : oral history transcript / and related material, 1963-1965.

As regional forester, U.S. Forest Service, in charge of California national forests, discusses the development and operation of the Civilian Conservation Corps, recreation use of national forests, and relations between the Forest Service and the U.S. National Park Service, particularly...

National Institute of Art and Disabilities poster collection [graphic].

Received in conjunction with the National Institute of Art and Disabilities records (BANC MSS 2004/236)

National Institute of Art and Disabilities records, circa 1974-2002.

The collection contains files on shows, events, meetings and conferences, publications, and audiotapes. There are also board minutes. scrapbooks, articles, and newspaper clippings.

National Jewish Hospital miscellany, 1915 and 1967-1968.

Collection consists of mostly ephemeral materials from the National Jewish Hospital in Denver, Colorado, including brochures, articles, and newsletters. Especially noteworthy is a nicely illustrated 1915 brochure.

National Lawyers Guild photograph collection [graphic]

Chiefly portraits and images relating to Robert W. Kenny. Also includes National Lawyers Guild banquets and other group portraits.

National Mail and Transportation Company letters.

Contains three letters concerning the murder of Samuel N. Chambers in New Mexico on May 31, 1880 by Apache Indians led by Victorio, to his relatives in Spencer, Indiana. The letters give details about the circumstances of his death and...

The National Park Service and Civilian Conservation Corps : oral history transcript / and related material, 1961-1963.

Evison's comments on work as supervisor of state park emergency conservation work (CCC) and as chief information officer of the U.S. National Park Service; and Drury's discussion of administration and policy in the National Park Service while he was director....

National Park Service Interviews : transcripts, 1962 Sept. - Dec.

Interviews of officials, active and retired, associated primarily with the Western Regional Office and with western national parks (Yellowstone, Yosemite, Sequoia, Kings Canyon, Death Valley, etc.). Conductd by Herbert Evison. Interviewees include Thomas J. Allen, Harold C. Bryant, Blanton Clement,...

The national parks, 1965 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1965-1973.

Comments on career in the U.S. National Park Service as attorney, superintendent of various parks, associate director, and director; problems of park protection, congressional relations, etc. Photographs inserted. Appended: photocopies of texts of speeches and statements, letters and othe documentary...

National parks in Canada [graphic]

Landscape and wilderness views from the following parks: Banff National Park, Waterton Lakes National Park, and Kootenay National Park.

National Venture Capital Association Venture Capital Oral History Project collection.

[1] James C. Blair -- [2] Walter J.P. Curley -- [3] Peter O. Crisp -- [4] William H. Draper III -- [5] Anthony B. Evnin -- [6] Alan Frazier -- [7] Edward F. Glassmeyer -- [8] C. Richard Kramlich --...

[Native American baskets from the Marsh family papers].

Native American baskets made by groups from various California and Arizona regions, including areas associated with Pima, Papago, Yuman, Klamath River, Maidu and Pomo peoples. Some possibly crafted for the tourist trade.

[Native American photograph postcards].

Studio portrait photographs, commercially issued in postcard format, of Native Americans.

Native American portrait paintings [graphic] /

Two portraits of Mandans; Manchsi-Karede and Hoto Kaveh Ho. One of these portraits has also been identified as "A Blackfoot Indian with medicine pipe".

Native Americans of the Southwest [graphic]

Includes photos of men, women, and children, primarily Hopi. Some appear to have been taken on Vroman's 1895 trip to the Walpi Pueblo.

A native daughter's leadership in education, College of Notre Dame, Belmont, Calif., 1956-1980 : oral history transcript / and related material, 1982-1984.

Family, childhood, early education, the Sisters of Notre Dame, presidency of the College of Notre Dame, the college and contemporary social issues; also included: annual catalogs for the College of Notre Dame and supporting documentation.

A native daughter's leadership in public affairs : transcript, 1974.

Interviews conducted 1974 by Gabrielle Morris for the Regional Oral History Office, Bancroft Library. Introduction by Winifred Heard. Copies of photographs and documentary material included. Recollections of growing up in Berkeley; student days at University of California, 1914-1918; work for...

Native Sons of the Golden West California Admission Day parade [graphic]

Street scenes of a parade, possibly in Sacramento or San Francisco. Also, group portraits of NSGW chapters and night views of illuminated streets and buildings (including the State Capitol?)

Native Sons of the Golden West, Dolores Parlor #208 minutes, 1909-1924.

Official records of parlor's weekly meetings, except for period in 1918 because of the influenza epidemic. Includes resolution on the "Japanese Menace," and the need for laws regarding narcotic use and trafficking.

Natoma vineyard views, Calif. [graphic] /

Includes views of Natoma vineyard (the residence of B.N. Bugbey), with people in foreground and houses visible in the distance.

Nature scenes in the western United States [graphic] /

Scenes in the Glacier Peak wilderness, Washington state, California, and the desert Southwest (Colorado River and Grand Canyon). Some photographs dated 1940 and 1941.

Navajo and Hopi Indian Relocation Commission reports : Flagstaff, Ariz., 1988 Jan. 4-May 27.

Contains: memoranda reports concerning estimates for clients' relocation benefits and source of funds for same; types of government funds used to acquire clients' replacement homes; relocation program information and statistics; new lands chronology. All are issued by David Shaw-Serdar and...

Navajo expedition papers, 1858-1894.

Correspondence, reports, sketch maps and other documents concerning the U.S. Army campaign against the Navajo tribe in 1858-1859. Documents originally from files of the Adjutant General's Office, the U.S. Army, the Dept. of New Mexico and the Secretary of War.

Navy and military views, auto racing at Bonneville, agriculture near Salinas, and others [graphic]

Views relating to the navy and the military include ships, sailors, early construction at Fort Ord, the ship Star of England, signs from a ship in Japanese and English, etc. Views of auto racing at the Bonneville Salt Flats show...

[Nazi German soldier caricature [graphic] : in front of a map of the Netherlands /

A shouting, scar-faced German soldier's head dominates the foreground, with his shadow cast over a map of the Netherlands in background.

N.E. Hanson recollections.

Original transcript in: California State Library.

Neasham, Vernon Aubrey Photographs from the Vernon Aubrey Neasham papers [graphic]

Photos from Columbia, Calif. including an office interior (possibly the Wells Fargo Express Office?), the home of John Wallace (taken in 1856), scene outside of the Gold Ore Saloon, and other views.

Nectar Davidian papers : ms., [ca. 1964-1969]

Correspondence and material used in preparation of her booklet, The Seropians, and in the reprinting of Wilson D. Wallis' Fresno Armenians. Includes scrapbook of clippings of reviews.

Neeli Cherkovski papers, 1965-2011.

Includes manuscripts, correspondence, reviews, and notebooks of poet Neeli Cherkovski.

Negatives of photographic material collected for "Redwoods and reminiscences" by J.D. Grant [graphic]

Negatives of photographic material collected for "Redwooods and Reminiscences", a book edited by Lois Stone and published by Save the Redwoods League.

Negatives of Senator Alan MacGregor Cranston from the United States Senate Historical Office [graphic].

Photographs of Alan MacGregor Cranston taken during various functions and activities associated with his term as United States Senator for California.

Negatives of Senator John V. Tunney from the United States Senate Historical Office [graphic].

Photographs of John V. Tunney taken during various functions and activities associated with his term as United States Senator from California.

Negatives of Senator Thomas H. Kuchel from the United States Senate Historical Office [graphic].

Photographs of Thomas H. Kuchel taken during various functions and activities associated with his term as United States Senator for California.

Negatives of Senator William F. Knowland from the United States Senate Historical Office [graphic].

Photographs of William F. Knowland taken during various functions and activities associated with his term as United States Senator.

The Negro in California from 1781-1910: an annotated bibliography : and related materials. Los Angeles : typescript, 1944 Feb. 15.

The preface contains a short history of the role of the Negro in the discovery and the development of California. Indexed.

Nehemiah Cleaveland correspondence with and about Henry Durant, 1852-1860.

Contains letter from Henry Durant, Byfield, Mass., Dec. 12, 1852; portion of a letter from Henry W. Cleaveland; letter from John Payne Cleaveland to Nehemiah Cleaveland, 1853 Mar. 8 (6 p. AL ; 25 cm. [incomplete]); and letter from Henry...

Neil Bartlett papers, circa 1960-2005.

Consists of materials relating to Bartlett's professional career, including correspondence; UC administrative and teaching materials, such as committee work, assignments and bio-bibliographies; materials related to professional organizations; financial records; writings; research materials; and data.

Neil Bowen Morgan correspondence : San Diego, Calif., with Mary-Ellen Jones, Berkeley, Calif., 1984-1985.

Contains correspondence concerning St. David's Day and Welsh in the West exhibit in the library at the University of California, Berkeley. Includes black and white photograph of Neil Morgan.

Neil Folberg photographs [graphic].

Fine art photographic prints by Neil Folberg, including landscapes, architecture, still lifes, and nudes. Taken in Yosmite Valley, Bodie, Inyo National Bristlecone Pine Forest and other California locations. Also includes portrait of Ansel Adams by Andra Entrum.

[Neil L. Shumsky collection of photographs of Stanford, Hopkins, Flood, Latham, Crocker and Fair residences].

Chiefly copy photographs of the residences of prominent Californians associated with the Bay Area: Leland Stanford, James C. Flood, Mark Hopkins, Milton Latham, Charles Crocker and James G. Fair: 9 views of Stanford residence on Nob Hill (known to be...

[Neil L. Shumsky collection of satirical cartoons pertaining to Denis Kearney, anti-Chinese sentiment and other San Francisco topics of 1877-1880].

Satirical political cartoons, most published in periodicals, pertaining to Denis Kearney, the Workingmen's Party of California, and anti-Chinese sentiment in San Francisco. Illustrations are from various sources, including Harper's Weekly ("The ides of March", March 20, 1880; Social Science Solved,...

Neil Marcus, performance artist /

Neil Marcus, who lives with the neurological disorder dystonia, discusses via instant messaging and speech his life and work as a performance artist.

[Neil Momb aerial photographs of Mount Saint Helens].

Aerial views of Mount Saint Helens, one taken in 1980 prior to the volcano's eruption in May, the other views taken later that year following the eruption.

Nell Walter brides gift album, undated.

Contains an inventory book of bridal gifts received by Nell Walter.

Nellie Jane Arnott Darling papers, 1905-1943.

Collection includes diaries, 1905-1912; carbon copies of some of her correspondence, 1905; scrapbooks, 1905-1943; an Umbundu/English hymnal. Box 3 is a photograph album (ca.1900-1912) of missionary activities in Africa.

Nellie May Brown materials relating to the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire and her family, 1860-1939.

Contains earthquake materials including letters from Nellie May Brown to her mother, Estella L. Brown, detailing her anxiety about being in the Bay Area; her concern for her brother, Ralph Brown; and her experiences as a nurse in the Relief...

Nellie May Brown photographs of the earthquake and fire of 1906 [graphic].

Chiefly snapshots of refugees leaving San Francisco, nurses with the Examiner Relief Corps, and relief camps and hospitals, including the W.R. Hearst Tent City in Oakland. Also present are four commercial photographs of ruins: the interior of the Emporium store,...

Nello Pace papers, 1956-1958.

Research notes, drafts of manuscript and final report on the physiological effects of freezing temperatures on men during Antarctic expedition (Operation Deepfreeze)

Nelson Graburn papers, approximately 1960-2007.

Contains Graburn's research, writings, and correspondence on tourism, Circumpolar peoples, Japan. There is also a significant amount of materials relating to his work at the Lowie Museum of Anthropology (now the Phoebe A. Hearst Museum).

Nelson J. Bird journals, 1872-1880.

Volume 1 contains Dr. Bird's diary. Writing extensively only now and then, rather than continously day-to-day, what appears is usually of some importance in his life: travels, illnesses, career or life changes. Volume 2 records his meditations and his speeches/addresses...

Nelson W. Polsby papers, 1950-2007.

Contains correspondence, lecture notes, publications, and research files. Also includes drafts of writings and speeches, administrative records for the Institue of Governmental Studies at University of California, Berkeley, biographical material, interviews of public figures and politicians, etc.

Nemos, William Papers relating to William Nemos' association with H.H. Bancroft, 1915-1916.

Part I: 13 letters, 1915-1916, from Nemos to Aksel Andersson. In Swedish. Part II: Letters from H.H. Bancroft to Nemos; memoranda and letters from Nemos to G. Klemming and E.W. Dahlgren, former heads of the Swedish Royal Library, and testimonial...

Netherlands East Indies Panama-Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco [graphic].

Photographs show Indonesian tropical scenery, a train route, industry, homes, a temple, agriculture, and people.

Netivot Shalom Congregation records, 1989-2007.

The collection consists of Congregation Netivot Shalom's archive from 1989 to 2007. Included are files on congregational buildings, education programs, events, membership, and committees, as well as a full run of the Congregation's newsletter.

Nevada Central Railway records, 1880.

Engineering notes by Lyman Bridges, Chief Engineer (?); and schedules of local freight tariffs and of passenger tariffs between Battle Mountain and Austin.

Nevada Copper Butte Mine letter and minutes, 1909 Nov. 9.

Contains a letter and minutes of a copper mine in California.

Nevada County mining photographs and other views [graphic].

Photographs of various gold mining operations, chiefly in Nevada County, Calif. Mines pictured include Manzanita Mine, Kate Hayes Mine, Relief Hill Mine and Badger Hill Mine. Some photographs depict hydraulic mining. Also includes views of Nevada County mining towns North...

Nevada County Narrow Gauge Railroad Company records.

list of capital stock subscribers; report to Bd of Directors by R. Hoge of constitutionality of California legislation of 1874; statement of expenses to C.W. Kilts, 1890.

Nevada Industrial Commission records, 1913-1914.

Contains memorandum class ledger of participant companies, class ledger of participants with payroll figure and premium costs, cash journal with credits and balances by participant company, and list of paid claims of accidents causing permanent to partial disability.

Nevada legal documents, 1875-1892.

Contains 7 miscellaneous legal documents, some on letterhead stationery of Nevada courts, including a summons, sheriff's certificate of sale, lawsuits, deed, legal briefs, incorporation (certified in San Francisco, California for a Nevada mining company), and 1 manuscript letter inquring about...

Nevada mining claims abstract of titles, 1923-1939 (bulk 1939).

Consists of abstracts to the titles of mining claims including background information on the mine and copies of legal documents relating to the land claims for Caledonia Silver Mining Company (1939), also included are land claims for Alta, Choata, Capital,...

Nevada mining towns [graphic]

Many general and detailed views of Virginia City, Silver City, and Gold Hill; views of Comstock Lode mines and vicinity; and various mining companies. Also depicted are Gould & Curry Mill (various views, workers, machinery, etc.), Wells Fargo Express Building,...

Nevada miscellany : [ca. 1850-1940]

Miscellaneous letters, documents, financial and legal papers, etc., acquired from various sources.

Nevada miscellany, 1862-1877.

Miscellaneous letters and financial records collected by T.W. Norris. Include letter from James G. Fair to George Wallace.

Nevada miscellany, 1868-1886.

Letters, report, note, memorandum, and circulars concerning Indians, paleontology, education, mines and mineral resources, finance, and railroads.

Nevada scenes [graphic]

Includes views of mining in Dayton, Ely, and Bannock (Nevada). Some show a cyanide plant (including interiors), others show interiors of rock mills. One shows the Mason Valley Mines Co. smelter. Well-dressed men and woman, as well as family groups....

Nevada stock certificates, 1863-1929.

Shares for various amounts, some blank, for mostly Nevada mining concerns although there are a few from various places in the Western United States, and a few Nevada transportation companies. See the individual records for contents.

Nevada tax receipts, 1898-1910.

from University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center;

Nevada-California-Oregon-Railway papers, [1893-1909]

Shipping receipt, 1893; and inventory of engine and coach castings, 1909.

New Almaden Company records, 1867-1919.

Correspondence, including a letter, Nov. 9, l9l8, from J. H. Hennings, of the U. S. Bureau of Mines; specifications for a furnace and a pump; receipts and bills; license from R. F. Knox to the company to use a patent...

The new Elaine [graphic] : [a political cartoon relating to John Bidwell]

California gubernatorial candidate John Bidwell shown laid to rest in a funerary boat decorated with grapes. The body is supported by a whiskey keg and a Chico Spring Water keg. Bidwell is accompanied by Gov. Newton Booth. Three men, including...

New Granada. Collection and documents on the negro slave trade and slavery, especially in Colombia and Venezuela, 1565-1817.

Documents on the Negro slave trade and the institution of slavery in the mines and plantations, free Negroes, and colonial administration in the 17th and 18th centuries. Selected by James F. King, 1938.

New Hope Baptist Church records, 1950-1970 (bulk 1950-1957).

Typewritten financial reports signed by the secretary of the Trustee Board, Sunday worship service bulletins, Sunday School organization list, and notebooks containing Board meeting minutes. Also includes printed program for the Tenth Annual Cotillion (1970) at The It Club.

New Idria Mining Company (Calif.) Records of the New Idria Mining Company, 1859-1881.

Include letters from J. J. Papy, Preston K. Woodside, Darius Ogden Mills and others to the superintendent of the quicksilver mine, William Neely Thompson; accounts, reports and agreements. Also included: notebook kept by the Fresno County Notary Public residing at...

A new look at San Francisco : presented by Bank of America to commemorate the opening of the World Headquarters Building, October, 1969.

Scenic views of San Francisco and San Francisco Bay taken from newly constructed World Headquarters Building of Bank of America in financial district of San Francisco.

New Mexico archives, 1621-1865.

Documents of the Spanish and Mexican periods of administration, deposited in the Museum of New Mexico at Santa Fe.

New Mexico land grant records, 1685-1904.

Prepared by the Federal Writers' Projects, New Mexico, under direction of Ina Sizer Cassidy and Claribel Fischer Walker.

New Mexico letters and journal : typescript, 1849-1852.

Typescript compiled by Coe Hayne from the American Baptist Home Mission Society's Home Mission Record, December, 1849-January, 1852.

New Mexico miscellany.

Letters, petition, documents, and patterns concerning such topics as artists, settlement, Indian warfare, and the Coronado Quarto Centennial.

New Mexico photographs from the 1873 Geographical Survey West of the 100th Meridian [graphic]

Includes two views of Inscription Rock (El Morro National Monument): 1. a full southern view and 2. a detail of a Spanish inscription by Joseph de Payba [Paiva] Basconzelos [Vasconcelos], dated February 18, 1726[?]

New Mexico photographs from the Harvey Fergusson papers [graphic]

Collection includes photographs of Native Americans in New Mexico, their homes, rituals, etc. Some photographs are of the San Geronimo feast. Some portraits of D.C. Parrott and Harvey Fergusson are also included.

New Spain. Real Caja de Guadalajara. Records of the Royal Treasury at Guadalajara, 1790-1797.

Contemporary copies, certified by Agustín del Castillo of records of the Royal Treasury at Guadalajara. Mainly documenting expenditures of the commissary at San Blas for supplied and artisans for Alta California and Nootka and for provisions for the Malespina expedition....

New works [graphic] : [photograph album of copper processing]

Photographs recording the operations and facilities of an unidentified copper mining and ore processing company in the American West. Many stages of operation are depicted in detail. Views include machinery, workers, the smelting process, vats of molten ore, packing and...

New York miscellany, 1869-1886.

In whole or part transcriptions from newspapers concerning Jay Gould, Sidney Dillon, Alexander T. Stewart, and Russell Sage.

Newel Lewis Perry papers, 1892-1966.

Contains resolutions, minutes, and related documents concerning his work with the California Council for the Blind, as well as correspondence, speeches, and miscellaneous materials relating to his work to secure legislative funding for the blind in New York and Calif....

Newell Hart collection of Berkeley ephemera, 1963-1969.

Contains ephemera collected by Newell Hart representing a broad spectrum of issues in Berkeley, Calif., and the nation during the 1960s, including the Vietnam war, student unrest, civil rights, migrant labor, and women's roles. The leaflets, mailers, programs, advertisements, rally...

Newell Hart papers, circa 1935-1969.

Stories and notebooks concerning various incidents in California history such as 1935 San Diego Exposition, Cache Valley dance halls, and the 1966 Delano March.

Newspaper articles concerning political disturbances in Sonora and Jalisco, 1935 Aug. 11-Oct. 20.

1. Arizona Republic, [Pheonix?, Arizona] August 11-October 16, 1935. An article on the discovery of a plot to assassinate President Lázaro Cárdenas, and several reports on an uprising in Sonora against Governor Ramón Ramos and the religious and agrarian policies...

Newspaper extracts concerning Alexander T. Stewart, 1869 and 1876.

Transcript made by Ralph B. Kenyon, stenographer, Tribune Building, New York; and handscript copies unknown.

Newspaper extracts concerning Jay Gould , 1869-1882.

Transcribed by Ralph B. Kenyon, stenographed, Tribune Building, New York concerning Gould. Individually cataloged.

Newspaper extracts concerning Russell Sage, 1877-1884.

Transcript by Ralph B. Kenyon, stenographer, Tribune Building, New York.

Newspaper extracts concerning Sidney Dillon, 1882-1886.

Transcript by Ralph B. Kenyon, stenographer, Tribune Building, New York.

Newton C. Miller letters, 1827-1892.

Written to his family in the east concerning experiences in the Mexican War, gold mining on the Yuba and American Rivers, partnership in the Middle Yuba Canal and Water Co. and Milton Mining and Water Co., and residence in North...

Newton-Heron correspondence, 1928-1940.

Correspondence of A. Edward Newton and Flodden W. Heron. Chiefly concerning book collecting and fine printing. Letters from John Henry Nash, William Clarkson Van Antwerp and Babette Edelheim Newton included. Some correspondence relates to the Book Club of California and...

N.H. Reed photograph album of Santa Barbara and vicinity [graphic].

Includes views of Santa Barbara; scenes at Missiona Santa Barbara (some depicting a friar Anthony and another unidentified Franciscan friar); scenes from the 1893 Battle of Flowers parade; the home of early California settler and governor Jose de la Guerra...

Náhuatl codices on land distribution : Mexico : ms, [15--].

Náhuatl documents, apparently land titles, written in the Spanish alphabet on maguey fibre. Dated in the 16th century, but apparently all forming part of the so-called "Techialoyan group," and classified as forgeries by Donald Robertson in his book on Mexican...

Nicaragua Information Center audio visual collection.

Videocassettes of documentaries, news programs, and television shows on Nicaragua, primarily during the 1980s. Slide shows, several including sound recordings and/or scripts, used by the Center's staff in their outreach work.

Nicholas C. Petris videocassette collection

[1] Children's Hospital, Nicholas C. Petris Ambulatory Care Center dedication, December 13, 1990 -- [2]-[3] Awards ceremony, October 26, 1991 (2 videocassettes) -- [4] Rev[enue]? and tax, January 8, 1992 [Petris speaking on Senate floor] -- [5] Petris library gift,...

Nicholas Dawson papers, [ca. 1839-1901]

Notebook kept on journey to California in the Bartleson party, 1841, with observations also of California in 1842; diary of second journey in 1849; manuscript and printer's copy of reminiscences, California in 1841, Texas in 1851, published in 1901, with...

Nicholas Petris papers, 1952-2001.

Carton 1: correspondence, subject files, newsclippings and campaign literature. Volume 1: Scrapbook of newspaper clippings, 1966. Volume 2: Scrapbook of newspaper clippings, 1969. Volume 3: photo album of trip to Greece, 1983. Oversize folder 1: campaign posters (two for district...

Nichols, Rosalie. Photographs from the Rosalie Nichols collection pertaining to Our paper [graphic].

Subject files of photographs used primarily to illustrate stories appearing in Our paper. Photographs chiefly depict persons and events associated with various political, legal and social issues concerning the gay and lesbian communities of Santa Clara County in particular, but...

Nicholson, A. J. Scrapbooks relating to the Spanish-American War and the Philippine Insurrection, [ca. 1893-1907]

Vol. 1. Spanish-American War: mounted photographs, engravings, and clippings showing crowds, troops, ships; clippings from English language newspapers; flags, broadsides, and pamphlets. Interspersed with ms. diary in English of wartime events.

[Nick Setka poster collection pertaining to Cody's Books and other subjects].

Posters issued by Cody's Books, including literary broadsides, reproductions of illustrations from Harper's Bazar, bookstore events, and miscellaneous quotations; and several calendars published by the bookstore, including a few pertaining to Henry David Thoreau. Posters by other publishers refer to...

Nicodemus : a mystery play : ms., 1919.

One of three hand-lettered copies made by John Catlin, 1920, and presented to John Henry Nash. Photographs of members of the cast included. Letter of transmittal from Catlin to Nash, July 5, l920, at the end of the volume. With...

[Nicolai Bulgakoff, Russian engineering student at U.C. Berkley, photograph album].

Snaphot photographs primarily documenting Bulgakoff's years as an undergraduate mechanical engineering student at the Univeristy of California, Berkeley from approximately 1919-1923. Images depict Bulgakoff, his friends and classmates, student activities on the Berkeley campus, Berkeley town views, and leisure outings....

[Nicolás González-Medina political prints and other artworks].

Woodblock prints and other artworks pertaining to political issues such as immigration, Dreamers (DACA recipients), anti-racism, anti-colonialism and the Black Lives Matter movement. Includes a 2-part hand-painted shield (forming a single image) used in BLM demonstrations of 2020. One side...

Nicolás Guadalupe de Castro testamento : Tacubaya, Mexico : DS, 1769 Dec. 26.

Contemporary copy of last will and testament of a Mexican Indian, re disposition of his property in Tacubaya, signed by official witnesses.

Niels Bohr: essays and papers : typescript, / 1927-1962.

John Sanders is also the compiler of the two volumes.

Nietschmann, Bernard. Photographs from the Bernard Nietschmann papers [graphic].

Includes photographs taken by Nietschmann pertaining to his research on the Miskito of eastern Nicaragua; on the Maya Atlas and the Maya Mapping Project (Belize); and on sea turtles of Central America and the Carribbean. Also includes earlier U.S. Navy...

[Nightlife, entertainment and gambling industry photographs from Lake Tahoe, Palm Springs and other locations].

Images chiefly depict scenes of nightlife in clubs, bars, casinos and other establishments associated with the entertainment, gambling and resort industries of the Lake Tahoe area, Palm Springs, the Salton Sea and other western locations in the 1950s and 1960s....

Niles Searls diary : ms.S, 1849 May 9-Oct. 1.

Record of overland journey to California in a wagon train outfitted by the "Pioneer Line" operated by Allen and Turner, St. Louis, Mo.

Nils Kolkin papers, before 1934.

Manuscripts on development of the alphabet and historical linguistics. Also, manuscripts, reprints and clippings concerning early theories of electromagnetism, the theory of ether, "astatic pendulums", and other aspects of the physical sciences.

Nimrod William Menefee ledger & diary : ms.S, 1861-1890.

Little noteworthy information contained, but the following people mentioned: Frank Williams, E.H. Evans, Mr. & Mrs. Folsom, Myers L. Caystile, Hendricks, Wm. Davis, N.L. Hoagland, Frank Burris, F.W. Brown, Blair & Newhouse, John McCuen, H.E. Cutting, W.M. Bucklin, Fransen, Ellicott....

Nina Floy Bracelin papers, 1927-1963.

Includes letters from Philip K. Brown, Anita Blake, E.L. Furlong, Amada Mexia Gonzalez Rubio, Nell Haley, and E.P. Killip, Adela A. Mexia, some relating to Ynés Mexía; Mrs. Bracelin's card files and related notes on specimens from the Anson Blake...

Nina Glaser photographs of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence [graphic].

Photographs depict members of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence (Sister Boom Boom, Sister Vicious Power Hungry Bitch, Sister Mary Media and others) in various humorous poses, chiefly of a sexually and religiously provocative nature. Taken at unidentified locations, some of...

Nina Joy Gerbaulet papers, 1918-1983 (bulk 1950-1980).

Contains correspondence, manuscripts, biographical material, scrapbooks, plaques, and page proofs.

Ninia Baehr, et al. v. Lawrence H. Miike records, 1980-2000.

The Ninia Baehr et al. v. Lawrence Miike records, 1980-2000, comprise materials gathered and created by Judge Daniel R. Foley of Hawaii for three couples denied licenses based on the state's reluctance to recognize same-sex marriages. Pleadings, amicus curiae briefs,...

Nippon Yusen Kaisha miscellany : [Seattle, Wash.?], 1914-1919.

Contains: Invitation from the Consul of Japan to a reception in honor of Vice Admiral Teijiro Kuroi and the officers and cadets of the ships Asama and Azuma, June 27, 1919, New Washington Hotel, Seattle; invitation and menu to a...

Nisei leader in democratic politics and civic affairs : oral history transcript / and related material, 1977-1979.

Comments on growing up in California; prejudice against the Japanese; internment during World War II and aftermath; activities in Democratic Party, including California Democratic Council and State Central Committee; service on local government and private agency boards and commissions including...

N.N. Evreinov papers, 1945-1952.

Letters written about his work to his representative in the United States. Also included are letters from his wife, Anna, and from Ivan S. Tchekounoff, and manuscripts of two translations of Evreinov's works into English by Julia Grill.

No Vacancy photograph archive [graphic].

Includes photographs taken by Nowinski and research files compiled by the photographer. Material documents the impact of urban renewal efforts on the low-income elderly population of the South of Market district of San Francisco during the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency's...

Nobel Laureate John Harsanyi : oral history transcript : from Budapest to Berkeley, 1920-2000 / 2000.

Childhood in pre-WWII Budapest; studies in leather chemistry, pharmacy, sociology; German invasion, 1944, escape from Communist Hungary to Austria; Australia, 1950-1961: studies in economics, teaching at U. of Queensland, Wayne State University, Yale; Institute of Behavioral Science, Stanford, 1965-1966; professor...

Nocturnes (re)view of the literary arts records, circa 2000-2004.

Contains the files of Nocturnes (re)view of the literary arts records, a literary journal published annually in Oakland, California. Materials include: issues, drafts, galleys, and proof copies, correspondence, business and publicity records, funding and grant proposals, calls for submissions, submissions...

Noel Family papers : Wabuska, Nevada, 1859-1890.

Some legal papers relating to mining property in Nevada, but mainly correspondence of Solomon and Warren Noel. Correspondents include W.H. Armstrong, Lindsey Miller, J.P. Noel, "Norton," Sarah Ponce, Joshua F. Smith, A.B. Thompson, and C.A. Wetherill, family members and former...

Nolan Northern Pacific Railroad Collection : additions.

The Bancroft Library holds additional Nolan Northern Pacific Railroad collections: BANC MSS P-B 220 and BANC MSS 69/7 p.

Nolan Northern Pacific Railroad Collection : additions, 1874-1967 (bulk 1920-1960)

Receipts, certificates, calendars, photographs, timetables, postcards, menus, pamphlets, time books, regulation books, clippings, deeds, permits and posters relating to the operation of the railroad.

Nomina de los P[adr]es Misioneros del Sag[ra]do Orden de Predicadores que actualmente administran las Misiones de la Baja California : ms., [ca. 1794]

Two lists of Dominican missions and missionary fathers in Baja California. One, headed "Nómina" and undated, was evidently written before April, 1794, since it omits the Mission of San Pedro Mártir founded in that month, besides listing two missions suppressed...

Nora M. Lynch papers, 1878-2009 (bulk 1926-2002).

This collection provides a rich intergenerational account of women's history in California. The memoirs of Nora Lynch, the central figure in the collection, provide engaging accounts of ranch life near Paso Robles in the 1930s and of San Jose in...

Nora M. Lynch photograph collection [graphic].

Transferred from the Nora M. Lynch papers (BANC MSS 2009/104).

Norberto Ballesteros letters, 1860-1865.

Official letters, written while acting Spanish consul in Mexico City, describing the French intervention in Mexico, the arrival of Maximilian and Carlota, the Juárez government, activities of the French and Mexican armies, diplomatic relations with other countries, etc.

Norine B. Connelly collection of autographs, clippings and photographs, 1873-1966 (bulk 1940-1960).

Autographs from individuals from a wide variety of fields including politics, entertainment, literature, education and military. They range from very famous individuals to those that are less well known. Norine asked people for their signatures by saying "I am making...

Norman Alan Hyams papers, approximately 1935-1997.

Contains approximately 107 bound diaries kept by Norman Hyams for a continuous period of years from the mid-1930s to the mid-1990s. Also includes several unpublished typescript stories and plays, 10 audiocassettes containing interviews, and miscellaneous files.

Norman B. Livermore, Sr. photographs of a hunting safari in Tanganyika, Africa [graphic].

Includes images taken by Livermore during a hunting safari in the Tanganyika territory (now Tanzania) of Africa in 1923. Photographs depict game such as lions and antelopes; hunting camps; the Maasai and Mkalama, as well as other indigenous peoples, villagers,...

Norman C. Raab papers, circa 1929-1963.

Includes diaries kept by Raab, 1948-1963, reports to him about the construction of the San Rafael-Richmond Bridge, the re-construction of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, and the Hayward-San Mateo Bridge. Also contains several sketches and 1 plan/profile of the State...

Norman Coliver papers relating to his volunteer work, 1961-1974.

Contains Coliver's files relating to his activities with San Francisco Bay Area volunteer organizations including the Bay Area Social Planning Council minutes, memos and other documents, United Community Fund, Social Planning Committee meetings, and San Francisco Association for Mental Health,...

Norman Douglas papers, 1905-1949.

Correspondence, notes for his Disiecta Membra (circa 1905), and miscellaneous. Correspondents include James D. Hart, Robin Douglas, and Mr. M. Terzian (of San Francisco, Calif.), postmarked from Italy. Includes a small selection of photographs.

Norman Fischer papers, 1972-2004.

Contains book manuscripts, Dharma talks, journals, and correspondence regarding Fischer's poetry and his activities as a student and teacher of Zen Buddhism, Director of Green Gulch Farm, and co-abbot of the San Francisco Zen Center.

Norman Fishman papers, 1946-1975.

Contains a "Tercentenary Souvenir Program Commemorating 300 Years Jewish Settlement in America" (1954) from the Jewish Community Center of Petaluma; a 25th Anniversary Program for the Jewish Community Center of Petaluma (1950); a program for the Annual Dinner of the...

Norman H. Strouse collection of bookplates, 1798-1950.

Contains numerous samples of bookplates from various bookplate designers around the world. Also contains a letter from renowned typographer and book designer Bruce Rogers on his letterhead stationery, responding to a request from a collector for a sample bookplate. Rogers...

Norman H. Strouse papers, 1925-1980.

Contains subject files, including correspondence and information regarding printing presses and bookbinders, bibliographies, course notes, transcripts of speeches, and a scrapbook. The oversize folders contain a Kalapasutra text, Jaina, Western India, early 16th-century; a parcel map, Vailima Estates, St. Helena,...

Norman J. Levinson house.

Documentation of Norman J. Levinson house, Fresno, Calif.

Norman Jacobson papers, 1949-2002.

The papers document Norman Jacobson's professional career as a professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley, Stanford University, and the University of South Carolina. The bulk of the materials consist of Jacobson's scholarly writings in the field...

Norman M. Littell papers, 1929-1969 (bulk 1953-1966)

Professional files, including correspondence and notes, datebooks, reports and dockets, and exhibit materials, of Norman M. Littell. Most files relate to his tenure as General Council for the Navajo Indians from 1947 to 1967, including files relating to the Hopi-Navajo...

Norman Mailer miscellany, 1957-1972.

Four typescript letters; one holograph letter to Stephen [Spender], Aug. 24, 1960. Screenplay (1957) for The Naked and the Dead, by Denis and Terry Sanders, also included.

Norman Neuerburg photograph collection [graphic] : views of classical antiquities and scenes in Italy, Greece, and other Mediterranean locations.

Professional views chiefly of sites, artifacts, and art from antiquity, and also scenic views of towns and countryside. These photographs appear to have been issued in souvenir albums or collected and compiled into portfolios. Contents, by volume: v. 1: Italian...

Norman Rude papers, [ca. 1863-1920]

Letters, papers, and maps relating to surveys for proposed canal routes in Panama and as agent for the Gold Mines of Cana.

Norse, Harold [Photographs from the Harold Norse papers].

Chiefly portraits and snapshots depicting Norse and his associates, taken throughout the poet's lifetime. Photograph album contains portraits of Norse taken from throughout his adulthood. Oversize materials: portraits of Norse (AX and B folders), kaleidoscopic collage of photographic images, perhaps...

North Bloomfield hydraulic mine, Nevada County, Calif. [graphic]

Printed captions: Bowman Dam -- Under currents -- Iron pipe -- Piping or hydraulicing.

North, Hart Hyatt Photographs from the Hart Hyatt North papers [graphic].

Photographs show Alaska, Angel Island, Chinese in the San Francisco Bay Area, Yellowstone, California views, Oregon, and places outside the United States. Views of Alaska (ca. 1900?) show Sitka, Juneau, the Treadwell Mine on Douglas Island, Muir Glacier, landscapes, many...

North, Hart Hyatt Photographs of Asians collected by H.H. North [graphic]

Collection includes many immigration related photos, collected during North's tenure with the U.S. Immigration Service in San Francisco. Most are studio portraits of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean subjects.

North Oakland Missionary Baptist Church records, 1959-1991 (bulk 1969-1975).

Contains church calendars, bulletins, hymn sheets, correspondence, financial statements, newsletters, flyers, printed pamphlets, 1972 church roster, miscellany, ephemera, etc.

North West Company records, 1766-1830.

Accounts, memoranda, and letters.

Northbrae Women's Club records, 1922-1992.

Board minutes, general meeting minutes, business meeting minutes, reports, club history, and scrapbooks.

Northern California Alliance records, 1974-1978.

Membership lists, notes on structure and governance, reports, agendas, meeting minutes, study guides, newsletters and flyers. Materials on the San Francisco Liberation School include notes on the history, structure, and ideology of the school; letters and memos; course outlines; agendas;...

Northern California and its challenges to a Negro in the mid-1900's : oral history transcript / 1972-1974.

Member of early Negro family settling in the state before WWI; childhood in Vallejo; work with State Relief Administration and California State Employment Service; interracial work, discrimination in employment; William B Rumford; fair employment practices legislation; fair housing campaigns; California...

Northern California Jews from Harbin, Manchuria Project records, 1973-1986 (bulk 1973-1975).

The goal of the Northern California Jews from Harbin, Manchuria project (1973-1975) was to document the history of the Jews living in Northern California who had emigrated from Harbin, Manchuria. The project was undertaken by Mildred Mogulof and Helen Bonapart,...

Northern Pacific Railroad photographs [graphic]

Includes many photographs from 1880s to 1890s. Most items are captioned and arranged by subject. Subjects include: locomotives, rolling stock, bridges, wrecks, cities and towns, depots, work crews, logging, ports, and images related to right-of-way issues. There are also some...

Northern Pacific views [graphic]

Photographs show views along the Columbia River, Mt. Hood (Oregon), the Missoula River [Clark Fork], and the town of Spokane Falls.

Northwestern Pacific Railway electrification system materials, circa 1937-1938.

9 instruction books for the electrical equipment, photographs and blueprints of equipment.

Norton and Ekman drug store in Oroville, Calif. [graphic]

Drug store interiors, with proprietors and many products visible. A bar with taps (soda fountain?) is presenst along one wall.

Norton, Charles Eliot Letters to Henry W. Haynes, 1879-1892.

Concerning the Archaeological Institute of America and work done by Adolph Bandelier in Mexico.

Nortonville, Somersville and views of the Black Diamond railroad, Calif. [graphic].

Collection includes views relating to the Black Diamond Railway, especially showing the area around Nortonville and Somersville, Calif. Most images show the general vicinity, the rail bed, and other traces of the railway as they appeared ca. 1930-1946, after operation...

Norvel L. Smith papers, 1963-1982.

The bulk of the collection contains materials related to Smith's work as Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs at UC Berkeley. These include letters congratulating him on his appointment; administrative materials; materials about student affirmative action programs; incoming and outgoing memos...

Nos los Inquisidores contra la heretica prauedad, y apostasia [blank space] por authoridad Apostolica, &c. A todos los vezinos, y moradores, estantes y residétes en todas las ciudades, villas, y lugares deste nfo districto ... Hazemos saber, que ante nos parecio el Promotor Fiscal del Sancto Officio, y nos hizo relacion ... : n.p., [174-?]

General edict warning the faithful against prevailing heresies, with sections devoted to Ley de Moysen, Secta de Mahoma, Secta de Luthero, Secta de los Alumbrados, Diversas heregias, Solicitud, and Libros. This letter was circulated at the request of the Promotor...

Notas editoriales : ms.

Related collections: BANC MSS 76/60 z and BANC MSS 80/25 cz.

Notebook kept while on the Osgood expedition to Alaska and British Columbia : ms.S, 1900 May-Sept.

Includes diary entries re trip from Berkeley, with information on plant and animal specimens collected, comments on Indians and their customs, description of work at the Cunningham salmon cannery, etc.

Notebook relating to California land claims : San Francisco : ms., [ca. 1854-1861]

Contains names of ranchos and claimants; partially in the hand of Henry Wager Halleck.

Notebook relating to Washington State history [graphic]

Images and text relating to the history of Cape Flattery, Tatoosh Island, Neah Bay, the Makah tribe (and possibly other Native Americans of the region), Mount Rainier, Tumwater Canyon, and other locations in the Cascade Mountains.

Notes ... on the part played by Jewish people in the history of the State of Nevada : Las Vegas : typescript, 1960 Mar.

Based on interviews, 1958, for a brochure to be published in connection with the dedication in Las Vegas of the temple, Beth Sholem.

Notes and clippings concerning the proposed state of Jefferson, 1941-1942.

News clippings and notes concerning the proposed secession and new state of Jefferson, a timber and copper-rich region overlapping Northern California and Southern Oregon. The rebellion's ground zero was Yreka, California.

Notes and clippings relating to Joaquín Murietta, 1853.

Activities of the bandit from 1853 newspapers. Negative photostatic copies of clippings and typescript transcriptions.

Notes and footnotes : oral history transcript : casual recollections of things past, things remembered, things not yet finished /

Notes on his family and early life; experiences as a playwright; observations on National Theatre; the Screen Writers' Guild, communism and the blacklist; problems of a Catholic writer.

Notes and pictures on western mining regions : typescript, [19--] - 1953.

Chiefly relating to California and Nevada mining areas. Vol. 1 entitled "The Placerville Road." Vol. 5, entitled "The Bodie Era."

Notes by the way : ms., 1849.

Diary of an overland journey, Ohio to Calif., via southern route, and subsequent travels in Calif., Mar.-Sept. 1849. Included also are portions of letters written by Jordan, copy of a letter addressed to him, his photograph, and an account of...

Notes, clippings, etc., concerning H.H. Bancroft and the adobe house in Spring Valley, San Diego, Co., which he owned, 1935-1936.

Notes about former owner of the adobe: A.S. Ensworth, who built it from timbers of the "Clarissa Andrews," disposed of by J.C. Bogart, and Rufus K. Porter, who purchased the property from Ensworth; letter from Rufina Porter Crosby; W.F. Clarke's...

Notes concerning the Bear Creek Ditch Company : Mariposa Co., Calif. : typescript, 1856-1858.

Typed transcript of memorandum book in the possession of Mrs. A. Hyatt.

Notes concerning the Brier family : ms., 1937?

Brief biographical sketches of James Welch Brier, William Wallace Brier, George Brier, and other members of the family.

Notes concerning the history of Humboldt County, Nevada, 1946.

The notes deal with Frederick West Lander, the Pacific Wagon Road, and three place names in southern Oregon adjacent to Humboldt County-Denio, Pueblo, and White Horse Creek and Ranch, with biographical information about Aaron Denio.

Notes for a one-act play, The New Idea, based on the life of Lotta Crabtree in the 1860's, undated.

Hawkins, Helen L. Notes for a one-act play, The New Idea, based on the life of Lotta Crabtree in the 1860's, BANC MSS C-R 46, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Notes for My playhouse was a Concord coach : ms., 1839-1891.

Handwritten transcriptions of newspaper clippings, used as source material for Boggs' book, My playhouse was a Concord coach, published by Howell-North Press in 1942. Loose sheets gathered together into 18 "volumes," housed in slipcases. Transcriptions made at The Bancroft Library...

Notes for the book: Spain and Spanish America in the libraries of the University of California: a catalog of books : ms., 1928-1930.

The notes are for volume 2 of the bibliography, which is concerned with works held by The Bancroft Library.

Notes from Minute and Decree Books of the U.S. District Court, California, private land grant cases.

Arranged alphabetically by grant names. Compiled during the 1930's and 1940's from original records, now missing. With explanatory notes by Jacob N. Bowman.

Notes gathered for his book, Mexican immigration to the United States, and related material, 1926-1928.

Includes interviews, case histories, notes and folklore material. Some sketches and translations appear to be incomplete, and/or include duplicate pages, with only slight variations.

Notes of a trip to California, 1849 : typescript, 1849 Mar. 21 - 1851 Feb. 18.

Describes his journey from Ohio to Independence, thence overland to California via the Sublette Cut off, Fort Hall, the Humboldt and the Truckee Rivers; life in the diggings; and return home via Panama.

Notes of travel, 1869-1870.

Compilation of published letters (newspaper clippings), including information on train journey across the U.S., travels in Europe, and description of Santa Cruz with letter from Dwinelle presenting the volume to Wm. Mitchell.

Notes of travel from New York to the gold region in California in the year eighteen hundred and forty nine , 1849 February 5 - 1852 January 14.

Entries from Feb. 5 to March 26, 1849 describe his trip from New York to Fort Smith, Arkansas and preparations for the overland journey as a member of the Knickerbocker Company. Later entries contain detailed descriptions of his experiences on...

Notes of travel, incidents etc. during my sojourn in California, 1851 January 1 - October 19.

Holograph, signed, 220 pages, written for his family, as he explains in the Oct. 19 entry, an "epiloque." Experiences prospecting for gold at Spanish Bar and later at Murderer's Bar, with information about various methods of mining; impressions of various...

Notes on a Sojourn in the River Plate region, South America : AD, [ca. 1888?]

Description of life and customs in Uruguay and Argentina in the 1860's. With partial draft of lecture on tour of France and Switzerland.

Notes on Alphonse L. Pinart and Zelia Nuttall, ca. 1933.

Biographical and bibliographical information obtained from the Library of Congress and the California State Library.

Notes on Aztec kings, religious drawings and genealogical information on the Mendoza [?] family : ms., circa 1866.

Shelfmark: Berkeley, CA, The Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley, BANC MSS M-M 474:13.

Notes on Baja California : typescript, 1944.

Notes on proposed military colony at Santo Tomás, 1849-1850; on Ensenada filibustering scheme, 1889-1890; biographies of people associated with Lower California colonization ventures; notes on recent economic history.

Notes on California Courts, 1850-1941 : typescript, 1954.

Notes on the state court system as established by the constitution of 1849, and the various changes made by the legislature and the 1879 constitution; chronological list of the district courts showing the counties included in each district; alphabetical list...

Notes on California history and biography, [ca. 1939-1941]

Contents: (1) History of the Mexican archives of Monterey Co., with note of index compiled by A.S. Taylor; (2) notes on Rancho el Alisal (or Nuestra Señora de la Carmen) and the Soberanes, Hartnell and Castro families; (3) notes on...

Notes on California land grant cases.

Partially arranged by subject--e.g. Indians, houses, boats and navigation, grants, illiteracy, etc.

Notes on California pioneers.

Contents: v. 1, notes on Stanislaus Co. and Stockton pioneers, based on conversations with them; v. 2, notes on David M. Lock and the bridge and saw mill at Knights Ferry, based on conversations with Alex Lock, his son; v....

Notes on California's first pianos : A.ms.S, 1931?

Concerning purchase of the pianos brought to California in 1843 by José Abrego and General Vallejo, and the terms of agreement by which Vallejo secured a German professor of music as instructor for his family.

Notes on collections of Historical Photographs in Western Montana : ms., [ca. 1950]

Describing materials in the "cut" file of two Missoula newspapers and the library of the Montana Historical Society.

Notes on Dutch Colonists in Suriname, 1845-1920.

Extracted from Algemeene Nederlandsche Vredebond, De vestiging van de Nederlandsche Kolonisten in Suriname herdacht 1845-21 Juni-1920 in The University of California at Berkeley Library (F2424. 46).

Notes on George Sterling and on Carmel's literary colony, 1966.

With these: copies of some Sterling poems and a book inscription; also, copies of letters regarding Sterling.

Notes on Ignacio Martínez, approximately 1938-1940.

Includes a chronology, compiled in 1938, of significant dates and events, a genealogical chart, and a 1940 letter to Professor Herbert I. Priestley.

Notes on Indians of Wyoming, [ca. 1893]

Pencil notes (52 l.) of interview with Washakie, Shoshoni Chief; notes on Arapaho folklore (9 l.); printed record of Ray's military career.

Notes on John A. Sutter, [undated]

Mainly notes and transcripts relating to his thesis, John A. Sutter, His career in California before the American Conquest.

Notes on Juan Napoleon Zerman.

Notes concerning Juan Napoleon Zerman and his filibustering activities in Mexico, ca. 1850-1900, such as his expedition in support of the Plan de Ayutla of 1854. Together with miscellaneous notes on Mexican history.

Notes on Jupiter's satellites : mss., [n.d.]

Included in History of Science and Technology Collection.

Notes on lectures given at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1941-1944.

Re microwave generation and propagation; related to work in the M.I.T. Radiation Laboratory. Edited by S. Seely and E.C. Pollard. Mimeographed, with separate tables of contents.

Notes on Mexican finance for the period 1851-1854 : ms.

Excerpt from a letterpress copybook, commenting upon proposals for financial reform submitted by the ex-Minister of Finance, M. Plasagarre; dealing in particular with payments to the British Bondholders.

Notes on Oakland-San Francisco ferries : typescript, [18--?]

Contents: v. 1, Do You Remember? When Single Steamer Crossed the Bay - descriptions of ferry steamers and the city of Oakland; v. 2, Do You Remember? Oakland's Old Ferries; How Fares Became 10 cents - an account of competition...

Notes on Terence Bellew McManus and the Irish in California, 1851-1861.

Bound journal containing several handwritten transcriptions of newspaper articles from early California newspapers (1851-1861). The articles mostly concern the activities and death of an Irish rebel, Terence Bellew McManus, in 1861. Also contains a transcribed article, "The Irish in California"...

Notes on the Blakes in England and in America : ms. (photocopy), 1971 June.

His paper on the genealogy of the Blake family, including biographical information on the Anson Stiles Blake family. The appendix contains copies of articles concerning various members of the family and a genealogical table for the American branch of the...

Notes on the Cockrell Family and Thomas L. ("Pegleg") Smith.

Information primarily concerning James Cockrell (d.1843), his newphew Jeremiah Vardaman Cockrell (1832-1915), and their experiences trapping and freighting in the West; with commentary by Sardis W. Templeton, 1961.

Notes on the Indianology of Alaska ... : Santa Barbara, California : ms.S, 1867.

Addressed to J. Ross Browne. Notes on the ethnology, linguistics, and natural history of Alaska.

Notes on the life of Brevet Major General Persifor Frazer Smith, U.S.A. : ms., 1927.

Concerning his experiences in the Mexican War, his assignment to California in 1849 in command of the Pacific Division, his command of the Department of the West, and descriptions of San Francisco and Sonoma.

Notes on the Pacific Lumber Company and lumbering in Humboldt Co., Calif., 1869-1953.

Questionnaire and answers obtained by Ben S. Allen from company employees and residents of Scotia and vicinity; interview with A.P. Alexanderson, Aug. 23, 1944; history of the Pacific Lumber Company, as told by George Douglas to Derby Bendorf; notes by...

Notes on travel : Fresno County Calif. : typescript, 1868 Apr.

Typed transcript from the San Francisco Daily Examiner, Apr. 28, 1868. Notes on Major James D. Savage and his Battalion of Volunteers who entered Yosemite Valley in pursuit of Indians. Quotations, Mar. 23-26, 1851, from the diary kept by M.B....

Notes on western travels : transcript, 1882-1887.

In two parts: My journey west describes travels in west in 1882; Notes of my visit to California, 1887, describes Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, Oakland, and Berkeley and comments on prices, cost of living, wages, etc.

Notes on Will S. Green, the father of Glenn Colusa Irrigation District : typescript (carbon), 1949.

With a covering letter to the "Knave", Oakland Tribune, Aug. 20, 1949.

Notes recorded while Under Secretary, Department of the Interior : March 1953-September 1954 : typescript, 1964 /

Contains the weekly memorandum sent to Tudor's company, reporting his activities in Washington, D.C.

Notes regarding Carleton E. Watkins and his family.

Photographs transferred to the Portrait Collections of The Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 1978.152--POR)

Notes removed from Rock drawings of the Coso Range... : mss, [ca. 199-]

Notes appear to relate to the text of the book and the history of rock art in this region.

Notes taken while on a journey across the plains from Washington to Genoa, Carson Valley, Utah Ter., 1858-1859.

Diary, Apr. 11, 1858-Oct. 25, 1859, kept as scientific assistant on Captain J.H. Simpson's expedition to Utah and across the Great Basin from Camp Floyd to Genoa, and return to Washington, D.C., with sojourns at Fort Bridger, Camp Floyd and...

Notes with Asa Call : oral history transcript / and related material, 1975.

Comments on his support for Earl Warren in his political campaigns, particularly in fund raising. A few comments about Richard Nixon also.

Notices of stockholders' meetings, 1910-1911.

Cards sent by J.T. Lippincott, Secretary, to Earl H. and Leila H. Cameron.

Noticias del Puerto de Amapala, 1776, including a manuscript map, Plano de Puerto de Amapala.

Careful description and analysis of the port of Amapala, Honduras, with a map of the harbor with scale and key to all placenames.

Nova Albion quadricentennial envelopes [graphic]

Illustrations relate to James Cook, Sir Francis Drake, etc.

N.T. Mirov papers, approximately 1910-1977.

Collection included personal correspondence, including letters from Mirov's mother in the Soviet Union during the 1930s, other family correspondence, professional correspondence, a manuscript of Mirov's autobiography, and other professional papers. The collection also includes photo albums documenting Mirov's life in...

Nuby La Chappelle scrapbook of St. Mary's School dancers.

Scrapbook mostly containing mounted black and white photographs of young Chinese American schoolgirls rehearsing and performing dance postures and routines in various types of ethnic and dance costumes. The costumes includes Chinese, Mexican, Russian, Dutch, Hawaiian, ballet, and tap dance....

Nuclear landscapes [graphic] : forty-four photographs and Trinity panorama.

Digital prints of photographic images taken in the 1980s at various nuclear weapons test sites, including Nevada Test Site, Hanford Site and the Marshall Islands. Photographs document the lasting impact of the production facilities and bomb tests on the surrounding...

Nuclear research and national science policy : oral history transcript / 1974, 1975, and 1978.

copy of remarks "Chancellor Seaborg, champion of open scholarly history and science policy" by A. Hunter Dupree, 23 April 1994.

Nunes portraits [graphic]

Mr. & Mrs. A.F. Nunes; Countess Doheny (Mrs. Estelle L. Doheny) with Mrs. A.F. Nunes.

Nuno Alvares Pereira Pato Moniz poems : mss., [1813-1817]

Manuscript copies of poems published in London. v.1: Elmiro. (1813); v.2: Agostinheida, a mock-heroic poem concerning José Agostinho de Macedo. (1817)

The Nursery School of The Institute of Child Welfare of The University of California, Berkeley : oral history transcript / and related material, 1981-1983.

Comments on her work in the field of nursery school education and child development; research and teaching, University of California, Berkeley; directorship of the Nursery School (1938-58).

Nurses' training at San Francisco City Hospital [graphic]

Photos taken during Ruth Lipman's nurses' training at San Francisco City Hospital.

Nutter, Ben E. [Photographs from the Port of Oakland oral history].

Photographs show the Port of Oakland (Howard Terminals, Jack London Square, Grove Street Terminals, Seventh Street Terminal, and outer harbor terminals) from the air at various dates. Other views include a portrait of Ben Nutter, and a picture taken of...

Nuuanu Pali and Diamond Head, Oahu, Hawaii [graphic].

Professional views of Diamond Head and Nuuanu Pali on Island of Oahu, Hawaii.

N.W. Palmer album of California views [graphic]

Amateur photographs of homes, landscapes, and people in the vicinties of Coloma, Oakland, Menlo Park, Monterey, Highland and Clear Lake (Lake County) and "Ainsworth's, Pagoda Hill" (probably the residence of Capt. John C. Ainsworth in Oakland - formerly the J....

Nystrom, Elvira. Papers concerning Los Angeles Scientific Psychic Research Society and Girls' Town, 1937-1940.

Minutes of meetings of the Society, and form letters for Girls' Town of which Mrs. Nystrom was president and founder, with related notes.