Tom Trelease Papers
Scope and Contents
Professional papers for Tom Trelease relating to his work in the Fish and Wildlife Division of Nevada, 1940s-1990s.
- circa 1940-2008
- Trelease, Tom (Creator, Person)
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Tom Trelease was Nevada Fish and Game Commission's first fisheries biologist, later promoted to Chief of Fisheries. During his many years as Chief as fisheries, Tom worked tirelessly with many others to study, improve, and adopt management techniques that improved the fisheries of lakes and streams throughout the state.
11.75 Cubic Feet (14 boxes)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Executor for Tom Trelease Trust in October 2015
- Tom Trelease Papers
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