Stewart, George R.
- Existence: 1895 - 1980
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: AC 0014
Abstract Kenneth J. Carpenter, librarian, came to the University of Nevada in 1962. Among the positions he held until his retirement in 1981, was assistant and associate library director, and head of the Special Collections Department. In addition, he and his wife, Patricia, founded the Black Rock Press in 1964, dedicated to the practice and teaching of finely printed books. The collection consists of minutes, reports, and correspondence and is arranged into four series: Athletic Program Committee,...
Overview Donald M. Scott is a professor who became fascinated with writer George R. Stewart at the age of 12, eventually meeting him while working as a park ranger at Thornton State Beach, California, a place often frequented by Stewart. Through this connection, he became close to Stewart and, using their family history documents, write a biography of Stewart. The collection contains original research, interviews, and correspondence gathered and created by Donald M. Scott as well as others who are...