Sagens (University of Nevada, Reno) Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0469

Scope and Contents

The Sagens (University of Nevada, Reno) Scrapbook contains one scrapbook with material that documents the history and activity of the club in the early 1990s. Materials include photographs of the 1990 Commencement, correspondence, and Women's Night of Honor program.

Dates

  • 1986-1992

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.

Administrative History

Sagens, the oldest women's service organization at the University of Nevada, Reno, was founded in 1933. Unaffiliated with any national club, it evolved from a pep group into a community service organization. Activities have included ushering and concession sales at football games; assistance with other campus events including registration, graduation and the Honors Convocation; and involvement with various community service projects. The Sagens have hosted the Women's Night of Honor, recognizing achievements by women students at the University.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Sagens, the oldest women's service organization at the University of Nevada, Reno, was founded in 1933. Unaffiliated with any national club, it evolved from a pep group into a community service organization. The collection contains one scrapbook with material that documents the history and activity of the club in the early 1990s.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from Career Development Office on May 9, 2009.

Separated Materials

Photographs transferred to the University Archives photo archives as collection number UNRA-P3367.
Title
Guide to the Sagens (University of Nevada, Reno) Scrapbook
Status
Completed
Author
Betty Glass
Date
July 2011
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. University Archives Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno NV 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
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