Myram Borders Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: 94-07

Scope and Contents

Scrapbooks include photographs and clippings about California and Las Vegas, Nevada, produced while Borders was a commissioner of the Nevada Commission of Consumer Affairs.

Dates

  • 1989-1993

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.

Conditions Governing Use

Materials may not be used by any party in connection with litigation in the courts.

Biographical Note

Journalist, manager of the Las Vegas bureau of United Press International, and commissioner of the Nevada Commission of Consumer Affairs, 1991-1992.

Extent

1 Cubic Feet (2 volumes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Myram Borders (May 21, 1936) is an American journalist, a former United Press International reporter, and the wire service's Las Vegas bureau manager from 1965 to 1990. Upon retirement, she was appointed Nevada commissioner of consumer affairs and, after two years, in 1992 was named chief of the Las Vegas News Bureau, a post she held for a decade. Scrapbooks include photographs and clippings about California and Las Vegas, Nevada, produced while Borders was a commissioner of the Nevada Commission of Consumer Affairs.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Myram Borders in 1994.

A Part of

Nevada women's archives.
Title
Myram Borders Scrapbooks
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:
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