Edith E. O'Keefe Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: 99-44

Scope and Contents

The Edith E. O'Keefe Scrapbooks contains two scrapbooks created by O'Keef. Volume 1, undated, contains newspaper clippings of inspirational and patriotic poems and prayers. Volume 2, 1964, contains greeting cards for all occasions and newspaper clippings about historic Las Vegas, Nevada.

Dates

  • 1964

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

Edith E. O'Keefe was a Reno, Nevada, resident; her husband was David. A. O'Keefe.

Extent

1.2 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Edith E. O'Keefe was a Reno, Nevada resident and married to David A. O'Keefe. The collection contains two scrapbooks of newspaper clippings of inspirational and patriotic poems and prayers, greeting cards; and newspaper clippings about historic Las Vegas, Nevada.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by the O'Keef estate via Mary Gray in 1999.

A part of

Nevada women's archives.

Title
Guide to the Edith E. O'Keefe Scrapbooks
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
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