Rollan D. Melton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-28
Includes materials relating to his time in journalism, especially with the Gannett newspaper corporation in Reno, Nevada; files relating to his oral history; speeches and writings; volumes of the University of Nevada, Reno's yearbooks; and miscellaneous items of historical interest given to him by various people. Includes some 1856 San Francisco items. Preliminary inventory available in the department.

Dates

  • 1960s-2010

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unprocessed collection is open for research. Advanced notice is required; contact staff to schedule access. Materials must be used onsite. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law or special donor agreement.

Extent

11 Cubic Feet (11 boxes; 32 volumes)

Arrangement

Unarranged.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Marilyn Melton, wife of Rollan Melton, August 2015.

Creator

Source

Title
Rollan D. Melton Papers
Status
unprocessed
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
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