United States Office of Price Administration Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC614

Scope and Contents

Records of transactions of the Minden and Sparks, Nevada, boards of the OPA, including correspondence regarding preservation of the records in a local depository, checks, and rationing accounts.

Dates

  • 1944-1945

Creator

Restrictions on Access

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.

Administrative History

Board established to administer the rationing and price control of certain foods and goods as part of the war effort during World War II.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (4 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Records of transactions of the Minden and Sparks, Nevada, boards of the OPA, including correspondence regarding preservation of the records in a local depository, checks, and rationing accounts.

Arrangement

Arranged by type of restricted material.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Records donated from Robert E. Stone, Chief of Historical Records Branch of the OPA ,Washington, D.C.; 1944
Title
Guide to the United States Office of Price Administration Records
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:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)