Gary Shaeffer Thesis Research

 Collection
Identifier: 88-31

Scope and Content

Collection consists of research by Shaeffer for his master's thesis in the University of Nevada-Reno, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics: "An Analysis of Factors Affecting Agricultural Land Values; Lyon County, Nevada, 1964-1969." Included are questionnaires completed by buyers and sellers of farm land, providing details of each transaction, profiles of both parties, and motive for the sale or purchase.

Dates

  • 1964-1969

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.

Biographical Note

Gary Shaeffer was a candidate for an MA in agricultural economics at the University of Nevada-Reno, 1971.

Extent

1 Cubic Feet (3 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Research by Shaeffer for his thesis, An analysis of factors affecting agricultural land values Lyon County, Nevada, 1964-1969. Included are questionnaires completed by buyers and sellers of farm land, providing details of each transaction, profiles of both parties, and motive for the sale or purchase.

Arrangement

Arranged by name of research assistant, followed by questionnaires and computer printouts.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Research materials donated by Gary Shaeffer on September 2, 1988.

Creator

Source

Title
A Guide to the Gary Shaeffer Thesis Research
Status
Completed
Author
staff
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Repository Details

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

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