Jean Ford Papers
Items given to donor by Jean Ford, plus additional newsletters, etc. up to 2008. Preliminary inventory available in department.
- Ford, Jean, 1929-1998 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Unprocessed collection is open for research. Advanced notice is required; contact staff to schedule access. Materials must be used onsite. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law or special donor agreement.
2 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)
Jean Ford (1929-1998) served in the Nevada assembly (Republican) representing Clark County, 1972-1976; and as state senator (Democrat) from 1977-1982. She was director of the Nevada Office of Community Services, 1985-1989, and operated several consulting and tour businesses. Ford was program coordinator and instructor of the Women's Studies Program at the University of Nevada, Reno, from 1991-1995; project surveyor of the Nevada Women's Archives Project, 1992-1996; compiler of Nevada women's history: a guide to archives and manuscripts in Nevada repositories, 1998; and co-founder of the Nevada Women's History Project, 1996.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Betty Glass on January 11, 2008.
- Jean Ford Papers
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