Charles Paul Keyser Collection
Scope and Contents
The Charles Paul Keyser 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.
- Keyser, Charles Paul, 1878- (Person)
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.
Charles Paul Keyser, born in Elko, Nevada, 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.
0.21 Linear Feet (1 box)
Language of Materials
Charles Paul Keyser, born in Elko, Nevada, graduated from the University of Nevada in 1899. The 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.
Arranged by subject.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred by James Hulse in 1973.
Audiotape interview by James Hulse is located in AC 0062, University Archives Sound Recordings Collection.
- Boyle, Emmet Derby
- Brown, Thomas P. (Thomas Pollok)
- Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959
- Clapp, Hannah Keziah, 1824-1908
- Cowgill, Thomas
- Hillman, Fred H.
- Hulse, James W.
- Kaiser family
- Keyser, Charles Paul, 1878-
- Lamb, Walter
- Martin, Anne
- Miller, Walter McNab
- Sessions, D. R.
- Stubbs, Joseph Edward, 1850-1914
- University of Nevada -- History
- Yates family
- Guide to the Charles Paul Keyser Collection
- Karen Gash
- Approximately 1999
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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