Title:Charles C. Stevenson biographical sketches: Carson City, Nevada, 1888-1889
Creator/Contributor:Stevenson, Charles C., 1826-1890, creator
Autobiography by the Nevada governor, with a covering letter to George H. Morrison, 1889, and a dictation, 1888. Describes
his overland journey in 1859 by way of Salt Lake and the Humboldt; mining at Gold Hill; early efforts to establish a local
government; the Paiute War of 1860; later mining and milling interests; political career; and southern California real estate
Subject:Governors -- Nevada
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Gold Hill
Paiute Indians -- Wars, 1860
Real estate agents -- California, Southern
Great Salt Lake (Utah)
Also available on microfilm.
Forms part of the Hubert Howe Bancroft Collection.
partial microfilm reel (17 exposures) : negative (Rich. 112:17) and positive.
BANC MSS P-G 55