University of Nevada, Reno
Found in 267 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Includes Robert Lewers' correspondence, Masonic materials, petition urging him to run for governor of Nevada, Lewers family genealogical correspondence, and memorials upon his death. Also included are Louise Lewers' poems and materials related to her work with Nevada cattle brands.
Identifier: AC 0278
Abstract Lincoln Hall opened in 1896 as a men's dormitory. Scrapbook contains constitution, by-laws, and minutes of the Lincoln Hall Association, photographs, news clippings, and ephemera documenting the history of both the association and the building.
Identifier: AC 0109
Abstract Mackay Day is an annual celebration held over a period of a week in honor of the Mackay family, early benefactors of the University. In 1949, the students, under the direction of English professor William C. Miller, presented a melodrama, The Psychoscope, as part of the Mackay Day events. Written in 1871 by R.M. Daggett and J.T. Goodman, editors of the Virginia City Territorial Enterprise, it was first performed at Piper's Opera House in Virginia City, Nevada. Includes copies of the script, a...
Identifier: AC 0332
Abstract Mackay Day began in 1914, in honor of University of Nevada benefactor, Clarence Mackay. Over the years Mackay Day events changed, but for many years a song team competition was part of the annual event. The tapes in this collection, 1956-1958, are recordings of song team performances. Mackay Day began in 1914, in honor of University of Nevada benefactor, Clarence Mackay. Over the years Mackay Day events changed, but for many years a song team competition was part of the annual event. The tapes...
Identifier: AC 0431
Overview John P. Marschall served as Interim Director of Finance Administration, January-June 1983, until being appointed Director of University Services in July 1983. He held that position until September 1988, when he was reassigned as Special Assistant to the Vice President for Student Services. The collection contains administrative correspondence and subject files, created primarily as Associate Dean for Student Life, 1989-1994, related the Intercollegiate Athletics Drug Education, Testing, and...
Identifier: AC 0384
Overview John P. Marschall served as Interim Director of Finance Administration, January-June 1983, until being appointed Director of University Services in July 1983. He held that position until September 1988, when he was reassigned as Special Assistant to the Vice President for Student Services. The collection consists of correspondence, minutes of meetings, memorandums, and routine office files from the various administrative positions John Marschall held during this period.
Overview Included are trustee minutes, reports of operations, financial statements, auditors' reports, reports of executors of the Fleischmann estate, inventories of assets, tax returns, trustees' files, application lists, Nevada scholarship files (including Nevada Indian applications), files of completed grants, scrapbooks, and indexes to rejected applicants.
Overview Joseph F. McDonald (1891-1971) was a Nevada newspaperman, editor and publisher of the Nevada State Journal, 1939-1956; president of Reno Newspapers Incorporated; and president of the Nevada-California Lake Tahoe Association. The collection contains personal papers, 1911-1970; material related to Reno newspapers, 1928-1963; and records and related material of the Nevada-California Lake Tahoe Association, 1957-1968.
Identifier: AC 0592
Overview The responsibility of the University Mediation Board is to mediate the resolution of personnel problems as provided for in section 38 of the University of Nevada, Reno Bylaws. The collection are composed of correspondence and procedural guidelines for the Board.
Identifier: AC 0525
Overview Dr. Newton Edd Miller (1920-2004) was born in Houston, Texas. He obtained his bachelor's degree and a master's degree from the University of Texas in Austin. Miller was appointed as the first chancellor of the University of Nevada's Reno campus on February 11, 1966. In 1967, he became the President of the University of Nevada, Reno. The collection consists of a 1966 certificate of congratulations to N. Edd Miller upon his installation as the first chancellor of the Reno campus of the University...