Lincoln Hall (Reno, Nev.)

 Organization

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

University of Nevada, Reno. Facilities Services. Campus Architectural Drawings Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0645
Overview Collection includes original blueprints and drawings of remodeling work for various University buildings during the twentieth century.

Clel Georgetta Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 99-42
Overview Clel Evan Georgetta (1901-1979) was White Pine County's Assemblyman for two terms and a member of the Nevada Republican State Central Committee (1935-1942). He was instrumental in passing the six-week divorce residency requirement and authored laws on range and water rights. The collection includes typescripts of Georgetta's fiction and non-fiction manuscripts, both published and unpublished, much of it based on Nevada themes, characters, and locales; personal diaries letters to daughter Caryl...

David Walker Hayes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0059
Abstract David Walker Hayes attended Nevada State University from 1896-1900. He was a resident of Lincoln Hall Dormitory and participated in athletics and various student societies (including the local fraternity, T.H.P.O.). He served as Cadet Major for the Cadet Corps his senior year and managed the University's Military Department after Lieutenant E. W. Hubbard was called to active duty in the Spanish-American War. Upon graduation, Hayes married a fellow graduate, Ida May Holmes. He retired in 1952...

Lincoln Hall Association Minute Book

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Identifier: AC 0391
Abstract The Lincoln Hall Association was founded in 1914 as an organization for men living in the Lincoln Hall dormitory, with membership limited to those men who did not belong to a fraternity. In 1942, when the dorm was used for U.S. Army-Air Corps cadets, the Lincoln Hall men reorganized as Sigma Rho Delta. One book of minutes listing officers, activities, and provides general information on the association.

Lincoln Hall Association Scrapbook

 Collection
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.

Fred E. Swink Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0291
Abstract The collection contains alumnus Fred Swink's paper on Lincoln Hall and copies of sources he used to write the paper for a UNR English class. Included are copied pages from the Artemisia yearbook and various oral histories; letters from previous occupants of Lincoln Hall; a paper for History 217 by Elizabeth Bash; and interviews with former residents. Audio recordings on two cassettes and two sets of CDs are included.