Soroptimist International of Las Vegas. Paradise Valley (Nev.)

 Organization

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Geneva Douglas Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 93-35
Abstract

The Geneva Douglas papers are largely composed of materials related to her participation in Soroptimist International. Smaller portions of the collection come from her professional work at the U.S. Public Health Service, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the Nevada Nuclear Waste Study Group. Other volunteer organizations activities are also present, including Douglas’s role as chairperson of the Governor's Advisory Committee on Volunteerism. Material between 1945-1993.

Dates: 1945-1993; Majority of material found within 1978-1990

Florence Schilling McClure Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 90-25
Abstract

Florence Schilling McClure was the director of Community Action Against Rape (CARR) in Las Vegas, Nevada and a member of the (Nevada) Task Force on Gender Bias in the Courts. The collection includes copies of articles, correspondence, and photographs about McClure's work with CARR, Soroptimist International of Greater Las Vegas, Nevada prisons and prisoners, the League of Women Voters, Nevada Girls Training Center (Caliente), and Victims Rights.

Dates: 1968-1992

Additional filters:

Subject
Environmental monitoring -- Nevada 1
Nevada Test Site (Nev.) 1
Prisons -- Nevada 1
Radioactive waste sites -- Nevada -- Yucca Mountain 1
Underground nuclear explosions -- Environmental aspects -- Nevada 1