Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Garden
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
University of Nevada, Reno. Arboretum Board Records
Identifier: AC 0582
Abstract The University President established the Arboretum Board in 1974. The University of Nevada, Reno campus was established as a state arboretum by the 1985 Nevada Legislature "to increase the knowledge and appreciation of the public of flora indigenous to Nevada and from other areas and to provide a place where they may be planted and cultivated as memorials." The collection includes an aerial topographic survey of the campus, Arbor Day material, campus walk brochures, correspondence,...
Virginia Kersey Papers
Abstract Virginia (Ginnie) Kersey has a long record of community involvement, especially in parks and recreational planning, both on the local level and statewide. She retired as a budget officer of the Planning, Budget and Analysis Division of the University of Nevada, Reno in 1992. The collection documents Kersey's involvement in state and regional planning for and funding of parks and recreational facilities in Nevada. Included are agendas, minutes, master plans, strategic plans, and reports for...