Civil Rights in Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: NC1023

Scope and Contents

Paper prepared for the Civil Liberties Committee, Western States Democratic Conference which considers the Nevada population by race, the status of blacks in Las Vegas, the Equal Rights Commission, civil rights legislation, human rights conferences, and political morality.

Dates

  • 1965

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Biographical Note

Nevada civil rights activist.

Extent

15 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Russell G. Benedict was a Nevada civil rights activist. Collection contains paper from 1965 prepared for the Civil Liberties Committee, Western States Democratic Conference which considers the Nevada population by race, the status of blacks in Las Vegas, the Equal Rights Commission, civil rights legislation, human rights conferences, and political morality.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Report donated from Russell G. Benedict.
Title
Guide to the Civil rights in Nevada
Status
Completed
Author
ses
Date
1988 November 15
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

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