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Charles Paul Keyser Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0103
This collection contains a transcription of the interview with James W. Hulse; a copy of a lecture by professor of English Thomas Cowgill, 1898; a letter he wrote to J.E. Church, 1953; and copies of the Yeates and Keyser family history and genealogy.

Dates

  • 1953-1971

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

0.25 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Abstract

This collection contains a transcription of the interview with James W. Hulse; a copy of a lecture by professor of English Thomas Cowgill, 1898; a letter he wrote to J.E. Church, 1953; and copies of the Yeates and Keyser family history and genealogy.

Biographical Note

Charles Paul Keyser, an Elko native, graduated from the University of Nevada in 1899. His mother, Margaret Yeates Keyser had earlier been a student at the university when it was located in Elko, 1874-1885. In 1971, Keyser was interviewed by James W. Hulse for The University of Nevada: a centennial history, published in 1974. Keyser spoke about his years at the University, the professors and his fellow students. These included D.R. Sessions, Joseph Stubbs, J.E. Church, Anne Martin, Thomas Cowgill, Hannah Keziah Clapp, Emmet Boyle, Walter McNab Miller, Fred H. Hillman, Thomas P. Brown, and Walter Lamb.

Arrangement

Arranged by subject.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred from James Hulse, 1973.

Separated Materials

The audio-tape of the interview is located in AC 62, Audio-tape Collection, 1953-1997.
Title
A Guide to the Collection of Charles Paul Keyser
Status
completed
Author
Karen Gash
Date
Approximately 1999
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives Repository

Contact:
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