Carpenter, Jay A., 1883-1965

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1883-1965
  • Existence: 1883 - 1965

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Jay Arnold Carpenter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC800
Abstract Jay Arnold Carpenter (1883-1965) was a Nevada professor of mining engineering; chair of the Department of Mackay School of Mines, 1926-1951; director of the Nevada State Bureau of Mines, 1939-1951; consultant, Metal Research Company, 1942-1944; and member of the Nevada State Planning Board, 1940-1951. The collection contains research material on Nevada mines (metals of all types) and mining companies, including the Comstock Lode; engineering field notebooks, correspondence, maps, class notes...
Dates: 1875-1964

Land-Grant College Radio Hour

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0110
Abstract The Land-Grant College Radio Hour was performed at the University of Nevada for the Association of Land-Grant Colleges and Universities, in cooperation with the United States Department of Agriculture and the National Broadcasting Company (NBC), on July 20, 1938. Alfred L. Higginbotham, journalism professor, wrote the script and directed the production. The collection contains the script, six phonograph recordings of the program, including the sound of the Morrill Hall bell, a scrapbook...
Dates: 1987-1938; Majority of material found within 1937-1938

Anne Martin Letter to Jay Carpenter

 Collection
Identifier: NC1310
Abstract Anne Henrietta Martin (1875-1951) founded the Department of History at the University of Nevada, where she taught from 1897-1901. Jay Arnold Carpenter (1883-1965) served as professor and chairman of the Mackay School of Mines, a position he filled until his retirement in 1951. Collection contains letter with envelope sent to Jay Carpenter, director of the Mackay School of Mines, regarding the translation history of the book De Re Metallica by Herbert Clark...
Dates: 1945 February 4

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Subject
Copper mines and mining -- Nevada 1
Gold mines and mining -- Nevada 1
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada 1
Personal correspondence 1
Radio broadcasting -- Nevada -- Reno 1