Nevada Mining Association
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: AC 0483
Overview In 2008, the Mackay School of Mines celebrated its centennial with a gala celebration held at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino in Reno, Nevada on April 26, 2008. The collection contains materials created for the celebration.
Overview The Nevada Mining Association (NMA) was organized in Tonopah, Nevada, on March 24, 1913 as the Nevada Mine Operators Association. Its membership consisted of the principle metal producers in Nevada who banded together for protection, mutual cooperation, and assistance. These records include incorporation papers, minutes of the executive committee, membership lists, correspondence, reports, and position statements.
Identifier: AC 0553
Overview Upward Bound, established in 1967, provides academic activities, career counseling, cultural events, educational field trips, housing, and tutoring for low income and first generation high school students with the goal of helping them succeed in graduating from high school and preparing them for success in college or post-secondary vocational training. Collection contains materials from both the Summer Academy and Academic Year programs, administrative records, college tour handbooks, teaching...