Box Shared MSS 152
Contains 9 Results:
Election campaign card, similar to a business card, for Hickey's unsuccessful candidacy for assemblyman from Lyon County, Nevada, representing the Socialist party.
Speech by unidentified Reno attorney examining the merits of Thomas Mechling's fellow Democratic Party candidates for governor, attacks Mechling's campaign promises, and itemizes Mechling's alleged lies.
Woodard's speech briefly describes the civil rights movement in Nevada, her participation in the 1963 "March on Washington" on behalf of the civil rights movement, and the March 1983 commemorative march "Peace, jobs and freedom" rally, also in Washington D.C. Questions from the audience included the topics of a leadership dispute within the NAACP, local civil rights issues, and whether the Rev. Jesse Jackson would run for president of the United States.
The James Redpath Correspondence contains a letter from Redpath to Mark Twain describing the sales and popularity of Twain's book Roughing It. Redpath mentions that a paper collar has been named for Twain, as well as a fast horse and asks "what more is there in life for you?" Twain evidently forwarded the letter to his publisher with a note to send Redpath a one-half morocco copy of the book; this letter was tipped into that book.
Certificate of incorporation stating that the articles of incorporation were filed with the Nevada Secretary of State.
List of rules for raids and/or blackouts in Sparks and Washoe County, Nevada, during World War II.
Certificate of appreciation from the Goldfield, Nevada, chapter of the American Red Cross for Mrs. Hatch's service to the Red Cross during World War I.
Invitation issued to Dorsey Dalton to attend a grand masque ball to be held in honor of the thirty-third anniversary of the Knights of Pythias, Toiyabe Lodge No. 9 in Austin, Nevada.
Sheet of twenty-five stamps sold by the IOOF to raise funds for a shrine in Virginia City, Nevada. Each stamp bears a sketch of the proposed shrine.