Vivian Freeman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 93-43

Scope and Contents

The Vivian Freeman Papers contains materials from Nevada women's organizations including 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

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

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

Extent

0.41 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Vivian Freeman was a nurse in Reno, Nevada and a member of the Nevada State Assembly from Washoe County. The collection contains Nevada women's organizations information including 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.

Arrangement

Arranged into the following 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
Guide to the Vivian Freeman Papers
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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)