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V. F. Whittlesea Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC556
Contains political materials related to Whittlesea's Lt. Governor campaign (speeches, ballots, newspaper ads and clippings); clippings, pamphlets, and photos of his taxi cab business and American Legion activities; and personal correspondence.

Dates

  • 1947-1953

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

0.5 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Abstract

Contains political materials related to Whittlesea's Lt. Governor campaign (speeches, ballots, newspaper ads and clippings); clippings, pamphlets, and photos of his taxi cab business and American Legion activities; and personal correspondence.

Biographical Note

Reno and Las Vegas, Nevada businessman, owner of taxi cab company. Unsuccessful candidate for Nevada Lieutenant Governor, 1950. Commander of American Legion in Las Vegas.

Arrangement

Unarranged.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by an unknown source (possibly V. F. Whittlesea) in 1966.
Title
A Guide to the V. F. Whittlesea Papers
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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