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Riordan, O'Hare, and Gottschalk family memoirs

 Collection
Identifier: 96-32
Included are the family memoirs by Gottschalk and her mother, Jennie Riordan, about the women in their family, especially Jeannette (Jennie) O'Hare Riordan and Margaret McNally O'Hare. Riordan recounts her adventures as a school teacher in eastern Nevada in the 1890s and in the Cambridge School District on the East Walker River in western Nevada. Also included are newspaper clippings about Jennie and James Riordan and Gertrude's husband, George Gottschalk.

Dates

  • 1940-1996

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

0.4 Linear Feet (5 items)

Abstract

Included are the family memoirs by Gottschalk and her mother, Jennie Riordan, about the women in their family, especially Jeannette (Jennie) O'Hare Riordan and Margaret McNally O'Hare.

Biographical Note

Native of Nevada; active in state Democratic Party politics. Her mother was Jeannette (Jennie) O'Hare Riordan and her maternal grandmother was Margaret McNally O'Hare.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Gertrude Gottschalk in 1996.

A Part of

Nevada women's archives.
Title
Guide to the Riordan, O'Hare, and Gottschalk family memoirs
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
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