An Italian Connection

Special Collections is fortunate to have the Harry and Joan Drackert papers and photographs. The Drackerts were important in the divorce ranch industry in Northern Nevada, and between them had a range of interests and experiences that cast them as characters in several local stories. As we have learned through exploring the collection, they also garnered some …

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World Famed Artists Will Give Recitals

From the Reno Evening Gazette, August 9, 1910, p. 5        Byron G. Harlan and Ada Jones, the famous artists whose voices have delighted a million owners of Victor and Edison phonographs, are in Reno for a few days.        The admirers of their records which are the most popular on the list, will have an …

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