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Vivian Freeman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 93-43
Materials of Nevada women's organizations include bylaws, newsletters, minutes, and correspondence from the National Women's Political Caucus, Nevada and Anne Martin Chapters; Nevada League of Women Voters; Nevadans for Better Government; Reno Women's Network; and Hannah Humanitarian Award. Political materials include "Democrats, delegates and politics in Nevada: a grassroots chronicle in 1972" by Joseph N. Crowley; materials on candidates and platforms for the 1978 Nevada election; Freeman's 1978 certificate of election as Washoe County Democratic Party delegate; The Washoe democrat newsletter, 1978; and campaign literature for the 1982 northern Nevada elections.

Dates

  • 1972-1982

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.

Extent

0.5 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Abstract

Materials of Nevada women's organizations include bylaws, newsletters, minutes, and correspondence from the National Women's Political Caucus, Nevada and Anne Martin Chapters; Nevada League of Women Voters; Nevadans for Better Government; Reno Women's Network; and Hannah Humanitarian Award.

Biographical Note

Nurse in Reno, Nevada, member of the Nevada State Assembly from Washoe County, 1987-1992, and delegate to Democratic Party county and state conventions.

Arrangement

Arranged into two series: 1. Nevada women's organizations. 2. Nevada Democratic Party politics.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Vivian Freeman in 1993.

A Part of

Nevada women's archives.
Title
A Guide to the Vivian Freeman Papers
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

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)