Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Overview Colonel Tyrus William Cobb (1940- ) is a third-generation Nevadan who worked under President Ronald Reagan as a national security advisor as well as the Director of Soviet, European, and Canadian Affairs. Collection contains materials related to Cobb's time working under President Reagan, as well as information from his time in Vietnam and as a professional outside the White House. Collection materials include photos, newspaper clippings, and other documents.
Overview Paul Laxalt (1922-2018) was a politician from Nevada and the first Basque-American senator. The collection covers Laxalt's career as a U. S. Senator from Nevada from 1974 until his resignation effective January 3, 1987. Files are comprised of materials retained from offices in Carson City, Reno, Las Vegas, and Washington, D.C., as well as materials retained from Senator Laxalt's time as the chair for Ronald Reagan's presidential campaigns in 1976, 1980, and 1984 and includes correspondence,...
Abstract Letters and cards received by Maughan and his wife Carolyn M. Maughan in response to letters sent by the Maughans. The collection contains material from 1963-1989 created by Jack J. Maughan.
Identifier: AC 0129
Overview On October 7, 1982, United States President Ronald Reagan visited the University of Nevada, Reno. This was the first time in the University's history that a sitting President visited the campus and the visit also provided an opportunity for the President to support his party's candidates for office. The collection includes tickets to the event held on the university quadrangle, campus memorandums, news releases and newspaper clippings, an anti-Reagan rally poster, and a commemorative scarf.
Identifier: AC 0203
Abstract The Nevada Republican Party sponsored a political rally on the University of Nevada, Reno, campus on October 30, 1986. Ronald Reagan, president of the United States, was keynote speaker. Admission ticket to rally, bumper stickers, a scorecard comparing Republican and Democratic party candidates, and brochures.