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Chester H. Smith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 94-11
Consists of materials related to the "Salute to Nevada's Outstanding Women of the Century" event, sponsored by the Nevada State Society of Washington, D.C. and held in November, 1973. Honored were Eva B. Adams, Helen Delich Bentley, and Patricia (Pat) Nixon. Included are clippings, articles, programs, photos, and a biographical sketch of Chester H. Smith.

Dates

  • 1973

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

0.21 Linear Feet (9 folders; 26 items)

Abstract

Consists of materials related to the "Salute to Nevada's Outstanding Women of the Century" event, sponsored by the Nevada State Society of Washington, D.C. and held in November, 1973.

Biographical Note

Attorney, legislative clerk to U.S. Senator from Nevada, Patrick McCarran (D); Nevada State Budget Director, 1951-1953; and on the campaign staffs of U.S. Senator Alan Bible, and presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired from Chester H. Smith; Alexandria, VA.

Separated Materials

Photographs have been transferred to the Special Collections Department photo archive as collection number UNRS-P1997-46
Title
Guide to the Chester H. Smith Papers
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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