Election Materials Collection

 Collection
Identifier: NC1110

Scope and Contents

Collection contains a variety of miscellaneous political ephemera, flyers, etc. distributed by individuals running for city, county, and national seats in Nevada and at the national level.

Dates

  • 1930-1998

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.

Extent

8 Linear Feet (8 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Collected by the Special Collections Department, the collection contains a variety of miscellaneous political ephemera, flyers, etc. distributed by individuals running for city, county, and national seats in Nevada and at the national level.

Arrangement

Arranged in the following series: 1) Reno/Sparks Local Election Material; 2) Washoe County Election Material; 3) Nevada State Election Materials; 4) Other States Election Materials 5) Nevada U.S. Senate Election Materials; 6) National Campaigns

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by the Bureau of Governmental Research as well as various donors, including Elmer Rusco, and created as a collection by the Special Collections Department beginning in 1976.
Title
Election Materials Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Jessica Maddox and Theresa Nielson
Date
October 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

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
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)