Nevada Commission on Equal Rights of Citizens Records

 Collection
Identifier: 93-19

Scope and Contents

These materials, gathered by Commissioner Robert Gorrell, include minutes, reports, complaints, and correspondence.

Dates

  • 1965-1966

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.

Administrative History

Statutory agency of the state of Nevada which mediated complaints of unlawful discrimination and denial or limitation of service by places of public accommodation. The agency also supervised state programs for equalizing employment opportunities.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (32 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Nevada Commission on Equal Rights of Citizens was a statutory agency of the state of Nevada which mediated complaints of unlawful discrimination and denial or limitation of service by places of public accommodation. These materials, gathered by Commissioner Robert Gorrell, include minutes, reports, complaints, and correspondence. Material between 1965-1966.

Arrangement

Organized chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Robert Gorrell in 1993.
Title
Guide to the Nevada Commission on Equal Rights of Citizens Records
Status
Completed
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
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)