Iris Blaisdell Collection on Palomino Guest Ranch

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-71

Scope and Contents

Collection contains one page of stationary from the Palomino Guest Ranch and Iris Blaisdell's recollections of the four months spent at the ranch from November 1952-February 1953 while her mother established residency in Nevada for a divorce.

Dates

  • 1952-1953

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.

Historical Note

In November 1952, Iris Blaisdell and her mother traveled to the Palomino Guest Ranch in Reno, Nevada from New York City in order for her mother to obtain a divorce from her father. They spent four months at the Ranch, a time Iris fondly recalls in her recollections. They returned to New York City in February 1953.

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet (2 items)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Iris Blaisdell and her mother traveled to the Palomino Guest Ranch in Reno, Nevada from New York City in order for her mother to obtain a divorce from her father. Collection contains one page of stationary from the Palomino Guest Ranch and Iris Blaisdell's recollections of the four months spent at the ranch from November 1952-February 1953 while her mother established residency in Nevada for a divorce.

Arrangement

Unarranged.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Iris Blaisdell in September 2017.

Separated Materials

Photographs transferred to the Special Collections Photo Archives as collection number UNRS-P2017-12.

Creator

Title
An Inventory to Iris Blaisdell's Recollections of the Palomino Guest Ranch
Status
For Mcd Review
Author
Jessica Maddox
Date
October 2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
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Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
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