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Clyde Mathews Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC705
Includes correspondence, reports, minutes and clippings of his work in civil rights; reports and clippings about the Reno-Sparks Indian Colony; and material about his Baptist ministry and Congressional Campaign.

Dates

  • 1955-1974

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

0.4 Linear Feet (10 folders)

Abstract

Includes correspondence, reports, minutes and clippings of his work in civil rights; reports and clippings about the Reno-Sparks Indian Colony; and material about his Baptist ministry and Congressional Campaign.

Biographical Note

Baptist minister for the Reno-Sparks Indian Colony and Republican candidate for United States Congressman from Nevada; active in the Nevada civil rights movement and deputy regional Civil Rights Director for the United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare.

Arrangement

Arranged into four series: 1. Ministry. 2. Congressional campaign. 3. Reno-Sparks Indian Colony. 4. Civil rights.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Clyde Mathews circa 1975.

Separated Materials

Photographs have been transferred to the Special Collections Department photo archive as collection number UNRS-P1988-58.
Title
Guide to the Clyde Mathews 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)