Charles E. Bull Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 93-07

Scope and Contents

Primarily clippings, photographs, and programs related to Bull's portrayal of Abraham Lincoln in Nevada and other areas. Includes souvenir program celebrating the Nevada State University's football win over the University of California, 1903; also, an essay, Recollections of an old school teacher by Charles E. Bull, Jr., 1989.

Dates

  • 1901-1949; 1989
  • Majority of material found within 1901-1949

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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

Graduate of the Nevada State University, class of 1905, and Justice of the Peace in Reno, Nevada. Bull's physical appearance enabled him to portray Abraham Lincoln in parades, personal appearances, plays, and films.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (50 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Charles E. Bull was a graduate of the Nevada State University, class of 1905, and Justice of the Peace in Reno, Nevada. Primarily clippings, photographs, and programs related to Bull's portrayal of Abraham Lincoln in Nevada and other areas. Includes souvenir program celebrating the Nevada State University's football win over the University of California, 1903; also, an essay, Recollections of an old school teacher by Charles E. Bull, Jr., 1989.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.
Title
Guide to the Charles E. Bull Papers
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
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