University of Nevada, Reno
Found in 269 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: AC 0066
Abstract The Right Place was a drop-in peer counseling, information and referral center on the Reno campus. This collection contains The Right Place constitution, meeting minutes, limited records of the university's Task Force on Substance Abuse.
Overview The Ann Ronald Papers contain materials that cover Ronald's tenure as a professor and administrator at the University of Nevada, Reno as well as her role as a leading scholar and author in the fields of nature writing and ecocriticism. A lifelong member of the Western Literature Association, many of Ronald's books, articles, and essays describe the places and landscapes of the American West, especially Nevada. Materials include book manuscript drafts, research notes, promotional items,...
Abstract Included are autobiographical and biographical sketches and notes on Ross and other Nevada figures; research notes, speeches, and writings on Nevada physicians, hospitals, and cemeteries; and writings related to Ross' interests in Freemasons and the professionalism of the funeral industry.,Of special note are business records of the Red Rock and Home Ranches owned by Ross' father Orrin Charles Ross, the Ross-Burke Mortuary, and the Carson Opera House Association; and the probate files of Robert...
Identifier: AC 0428
Abstract Papers of a University of Nevada, Reno professor related to the university chapter of the American Association of University Professors and academic freedom issues; student protests against the Vietnam war; student surveys concerning ethnic groups; and miscellaneous teaching and education subjects. The papers consist of correspondence, meeting and committee material, newspaper clippings, publications, survey material, reports, teaching material, and ephemera.
Identifier: AC 0469
Abstract Sagens, the oldest women's service organization at the University of Nevada, Reno, was founded in 1933. Over the years, it evolved from a pep group into a community service organization. Collection contains one scrapbook with material that documents the history and activity of the club in the early 1990s.
Abstract Paper relating the efforts of Samuel P. Davis to honor John W. Mackay with a statue sculpted by John Gutzon Broglum; the statue was placed on the campus of the University of Nevada, Reno.
Identifier: NUB 24/06/93
Identifier: AC 0073
Abstract Collection contains local chapter records, including membership records, constitutions, initiation procedures, and general correspondence. Also included are records, primarily correspondence, to J. Claude Jones in his capacity as western province vice-president.
Identifier: AC 0320
Abstract Scrapbooks of a University of Nevada fraternity, containing newspaper clippings, newsletters, invitations, announcements, programs and other ephemera, photographs, and miscellaneous material related to fraternity activities and university social and athletic events.
Abstract Includes invitations, programs, clippings about Reno events, place cards, calling cards, photographs, correspondence, and souvenirs.