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A biography of Marguerite H. Gosse who introduced the bill into the legislature that became the first Nevada state Nurse Practice Act, of 1923

 Collection
Identifier: 83-28
Sketch of life of Marguerite H. Gosse, a member of the Nevada Assembly (1922-1924) and responsible for passage of legislation requiring examination and certification of graduate nurses. Includes photos, abstract of statement of vote for Washoe County (1922), and text of related Assembly bills from 1915-1923.

Dates

  • 1960

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 (45 items)

Abstract

Sketch of life of Marguerite H. Gosse, a member of the Nevada Assembly (1922-1924) and responsible for passage of legislation requiring examination and certification of graduate nurses.

Biographical Note

Nursing student at the University of Nevada-Reno.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Report donated by Laverne Indermuhl in November 1983.

Separated Materials

Photographs have been transferred to the Special Collections Department photo archive as collection number UNRS-P2006-07
Title
biography of Marguerite H. Gosse who introduced the bill into the legislature that became the first Nevada state Nurse Practice Act, of 1923
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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