Isbell, C. V. (Clement V.)
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: AC 0295
Abstract The first honorary degree was awarded in 1888, to Hannah K. Clapp. In the minutes of the Board of Regents, Aug. 15, 1888, is recorded that "Upon Resolution it was ordered that the degree of M.A. be conferred upon Professor Hannah K. Clapp by the Board of Regents." This collection contains files on honorary degree and distinguished Nevada recipients, 1937-1969. The information includes brief biographical sketches of the recipients, correspondence, and photographs.
Overview The Isbell Construction Company was a family-owned, major Nevada construction company which operated from 1931-1966, specializing in open pit mining and highway and dam construction. The collection details the administrative, financial, and construction activities of the Isbell Construction Company and its subsidiary, Canada Tungsten Mining Corporation, Ltd. Included are detailed minutes of the board of directors; financial records which include audit reports, ledgers, and journals; project...
Dates: 1922-1966; Majority of material found within 1950-1966