Joseph H. Robertson Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 90-09

Scope and Contents

The Joseph H. Robertson Correspondence contains letters written by Robertson to Nevada's U. S. Senators Howard W. Cannon, Paul Laxalt, Chic Hecht, Richard H. Bryan, and Harry Reid; to Nevada's Representatives Jim Santini and Barbara Vucanovich, and their responses to him. Subjects include the military, taxation, campaign finance ethics, Social Security, foreign policy, arms and gun control, wilderness and Nevada issues.

Dates

  • 1973-1996

Creator

Conditions Governing 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.

Biographical Note

Joseph H. Robertson was a Reno, Nevada resident and professor of range management at the University of Nevada, Reno.

Extent

0.82 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Joseph H. Robertson was a Reno, Nevada resident and professor of range management at the University of Nevada, Reno. The collection contains letters written by Robertson to Nevada's U.S. Senators and Representatives, and their responses to him. Subjects include the military, taxation, campaign finance ethics, Social Security, foreign policy, arms and gun control, wilderness and Nevada issues.

Arrangement

Arranged by correspondent.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Joseph H. Robertson in January 1990.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Joseph H. Robertson Correspondence
Status
Completed
Author
Staff
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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