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Cowboy Poetry Gathering collection

 Collection
Identifier: 94-08
Materials include programs, flyers for the Cowboy Music Gathering, list or catalog of gift items for sale, copies of articles about Elko and previous Poetry Gatherings, and fact sheets and financial statements of the Western Folklife Center. Also included is information about the 1993 Cowboy Music Gathering in Elko.

Dates

  • 1984-1997

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 (17 folders)

Abstract

Materials include programs, flyers for the Cowboy Music Gathering, list or catalog of gift items for sale, copies of articles about Elko and previous Poetry Gatherings, and fact sheets and financial statements of the Western Folklife Center.

Administrative History

Annual event featuring poetry read by cowboy authors, held in Elko, Nevada, and sponsored by the Western Folklife Center.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Jean Ford; Carson City, Nevada
Title
Guide to the Cowboy Poetry Gathering collection
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)