Nevada Art Gallery (Reno, Nev.)
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Willis Humphry Church was a Reno, Nevada architect. Landscape designs for a proposed Nevada Art Gallery in Reno include topographic maps of the neighborhood, "basic maps," and existing and proposed landscaping. Some of the surveying work was done by Horace P. Boardman. This gallery was never built (1931-1952).
Nevada Artists' Association Records
The Nevada Artists' Association was incorporated in 1950 in Carson City, Nevada, with the purpose of raising the standards of art for the viewing public through juried art shows. The collection includes minutes; agendas, treasurers' reports; newsletters; membership rolls and applications; programs and lists of participants in art shows; newspaper clippings about events; and report, programs, and announcements.
University of Nevada System, Office of the Chancellor Records
The office of the Chancellor was created in 1968, with the position serving as main administrative coordinator for the Board of Regents. With the growth of two campuses and the Desert Research Institute, it divided the authority and responsibility between the chancellor and the presidents. The collection includes records and information on significant events, administrators, programs and proposals, donors and community groups.
Maude Sawin Taylor Papers
Maude Sawin Taylor (1889-1974) was a teacher, organizer, civic leader, and author. The collection includes correspondence to and from Taylor, her husband Chester C. Taylor, Ruth Torkelson, and James Edward Church; newspaper clippings, photographs, awards, and notes; and correspondence, financial records and newsletters of some twenty civic organizations and the First Baptist Church of Reno, Nevada.
- Architectural drawings 1
- Art -- Nevada 1
- Artists -- Nevada 1
- Clubs -- Nevada 1
- Excerpts 1
- Landscape architects -- Nevada -- Reno 1
- Landscape architecture -- Nevada -- Reno 1
- Nevada -- History 1
- Personal correspondence 1
- Photographs 1
- Protest movements -- Nevada -- Reno 1
- Secret societies -- Nevada -- Reno 1
- Washoe County Water Conservation District (Nev.) 1
- Women -- Nevada 1
- Women -- Societies and clubs 1 ∧ less