|Charles Clark Stevenson 1887-1890|
Charles Stevenson was born in Phelps, Ontario County, New York in 1826. In 1859 he came to Nevada where he worked in mining, milling and agriculture. He served three terms in the State Senate representing Storey County and eleven years as Regent of the University of Nevada before being elected governor in 1886. Governor Stevenson died in office on September 21, 1890.
A - Z CORRESPONDENCE, 1887, in GOV-0002