Race and the Nevada legislature, 1860-1970

 Collection
Identifier: 99-40

Scope and Contents

Unpublished manuscript marked "rough draft," summarizes the statutes and resolutions regarding race passed by the legislatures of Nevada, territory and state, from 1860-1970; Nevada Supreme Court decisions arising from these actions; and opinions of the Attorney General regarding these laws.

Dates

  • 1971

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.

Conditions Governing Use

Anyone using material in publication is requested to first consult with the Elmer Rusco.

Biographical Note

Professor emeritus of Political Science, University of Nevada, Reno.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 item (176 pages))

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Elmer R. Rusco was a professor emeritus of Political Science, University of Nevada, Reno. Unpublished manuscript marked "rough draft," summarizes the statutes and resolutions regarding race passed by the legislatures of Nevada, territory and state, from 1860-1970; Nevada Supreme Court decisions arising from these actions; and opinions of the Attorney General regarding these laws (1971).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Elmer R. Rusco; Reno, Nevada
Title
Guide to the Race and the Nevada legislature, 1860-1970
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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