Rusco, Elmer R.
Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:
University of Nevada, Reno, Bureau of Governmental Research Records
University of Nevada, Center for Western North American Studies Records
Interview of Carl Dodge
Carl Dodge was a Nevada state senator (Republican) from Churchill County, 1959-1980. The collection contains an unedited transcript of a taped interview conducted by Elmer R. Rusco in which Dodge discussed then recent changes in the Legislature, issues facing future sessions, and related matters.
Elmer R. Rusco Papers
Papers relating to Rusco's research and publications.
JoAnne Peden Collection on the Fort McDermitt Indian Reservation
Friends of Pyramid Lake Records
Governor's Day records
Handbook of North American Indians, Vol. 11, Great Basin Indians Editorial Materials
Volume 11 of the Smithsonian's Handbook of North American Indians, focused on Indians of the Great Basin region of the American west, and included cultural, historical, prehistorical, and technological information about the Paiute, Washoe, Shoshoni, Ute, and Bannock Indians. Editorial files include correspondence between editors and authors, meeting reports, planning committee materials, general business records, draft chapters, and final essays. Material between 1970-1985.
Honorary Degree Recipients Records
The first honorary degree was awarded in 1888, to Hannah K. Clapp. In the minutes of the Board of Regents, August 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.