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Charles H. Russell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC350
Consists primarily of scrapbooks; also administrative files for Russell's terms as U.S. Representative and governor, and photos. Scrapbooks consist of clippings; administrative files include correspondence, reports, and Governors' Conferences materials.

Dates

  • 1947-1958

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.

Extent

8 Cubic Feet (10 boxes)

Abstract

Consists primarily of scrapbooks; also administrative files for Russell's terms as U.S. Representative and governor, and photos. Scrapbooks consist of clippings; administrative files include correspondence, reports, and Governors' Conferences materials.

Biographical Note

Republican, Nevada State Assemblyman, 1935-1946; U.S. Representative from Nevada, 1947-1949; Nevada Governor, 1951-1958; Director of the International Cooperation Administration to Paraguay, 1959-1963; and Assistant to the President and director of Development and Alumni Affairs, University of Nevada, 1963.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically and by subject.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Charles H. Russell circa 1970.

Separated Materials

Photographs have been transferred to the Special Collections Department photo archive as collection number UNRS-P1988-27
Title
A Guide to the Charles H. Russell Papers
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

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)