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Tasker L. Oddie Scrapbooks and Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: NC585
Letters from Clarence M. Oddie containing recollections about some events in his brother's life and scrapbooks of clippings and pamphlets.,Scrapbooks have three themes: Oddie as governor, 1910-1914; Nevada politics, 1891-1921: and Nevada sports, 1897-1921 (including the Corbett-Fitzsimmons fight).

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1891-1921; 1960

Creator

Restrictions on 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.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (8 items)

Abstract

Letters from Clarence M. Oddie containing recollections about some events in his brother's life and scrapbooks of clippings and pamphlets.,Scrapbooks have three themes: Oddie as governor, 1910-1914; Nevada politics, 1891-1921: and Nevada sports, 1897-1921 (including the Corbett-Fitzsimmons fight).

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Scrapbooks ad letters donated from unknown and Lem Van Doren, Reno, NV; 07/15/80.

Separated Materials

Photographs have been transferred to the Special Collections Department photo archive as collection number UNRS-P2004-08
Title
Guide to the Tasker L. Oddie Scrapbooks and Correspondence
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

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

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
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Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
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