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Abstract Documents, magazines and clippings about 60s and 70s trade unions’ work, the fight of the Basque priests and other people against Franco.
Overview Mildred Breedlove was appointed Nevada poet laureat in 1957 and 1959 and was active in the Las Vegas Branch of National Pen Women. She organized the Nevada State Poetry Society in 1961. Included are correspondence, Breedlove's published and unpublished poetry, clippings, awards, certificates, photographs, scrapbook of published poems, and portrait painted in oils.
Abstract Ty Cobb papers consist of personal papers relating to him and his family, as well as his professional role as writer and editor at the Nevada State Journal, and its successor, the Reno Gazette-Journal. Cobb had a sports column “Inside Stuff” and later a column “Cobwebs” which he continued past retirement until his death in 1997.
Overview Thomas Arthur "Tom" Cooke was a prominent and well-respected lawyor in Reno. He married Martha Patricia "Patty" Herz, while in college at the University of Nevada in the early 1940s. The Cooke family was involved in a variety of environmental, recreational, and historic preservation projects and initiatives that sought to improve northern Nevada. Materials cover some aspects of the lives and careers of members of the Cooke and Herz families. Topics include Democratic politics in Nevada, Washoe...
Overview Gertrude Gottschalk was active in Nevada politics, especially during the 1960s, and served as a committeewoman for the Democratic National Convention. Collection contains materials created and collected by Gottschalk during the 1960s, including President John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson inauguration ephemera, Democratic National Committee information, a small amount of material from the Nevada State Democratic Conference, and information from Gottschalk's 1966 campaign for Nevada State...
Identifier: AC 0654
Overview The collection consists of material from the time Carmelina Bergeret and Edward Grundel were students at the University, including student handbooks and campus event programs. Later material includes newspaper clippings mostly about University students, correspondence, and a scrapbook with many photographs of Nevada.
Abstract Clippings about Louis Irigaray. It also includes a copy of “A Shepherd Grows” by Louis Irigaray and Theodore Taylor.
Abstract Included are minutes, correspondence, financial records, newsletters, clippings, officers' manual, convention materials, and files related to the publication of A Nevada historical miscellany.
Abstract Vail Montgomery Pittman was a Nevada newspaperman, State Senator (1925-1929), Lieutenant Governor (1943-1945), Governor (1945-1950), and Democratic National Committeeman from Nevada (1955-1961). Married to Ida Brewington, 1919; brother of Nevada U.S. Senator Key Pittman. Papers, primarily correspondence, are to Pittman from personal, business, and political associates. Major correspondents include Alan Bible, Berkeley Bunker, Pat McCarran, Lester Moody, Drew Pearson, Key Pittman, Mimosa (Mrs....
Abstract Included are newspaper clippings from Nevada newspapers documenting Sawyer's years as governor; certificates; photographs; paintings; plaques; and artifacts such as campaign hats, ribbon cutting scissors, flags, and small statues.
- Subject: Clippings X
- University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department 8
- University of Nevada, Reno. Jon Bilbao Basque Library 2
- University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives 1
- Democratic Party (Nev.) 3
- Sawyer, Grant 3
- Bible, Alan 1
- Breedlove, Mildred 1
- Bunker, Berkeley Lloyd 1
- Caples, Robert Cole 1
- Clark, Walter Van Tilburg 1
- Cobb, Tyrus W. 1
- Cobb, William 1
- Cook family 1
- Cooke, Patricia Herz 1
- Cooke, Thomas A. 1
- Democratic National Committee (U.S.) 1
- Gottschalk, Gertrude 1
- Grundel, Carmen 1
- Grundel, Edward, Jr. 1
- Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) 1
- McCarran, Pat 1
- Moody, Lester 1
- Nevada Press Women 1
- Nevada State Democratic Convention 1
- Nevada. Governor (1959-1967 : Sawyer) 1
- Pearson, Drew 1
- Pittman, Key 1
- Pittman, Mimosa 1
- Pittman, Vail Montgomery 1
- Reno/Sparks YWCA (Reno, Nev.) 1
- Shafton, Anthony 1
- Tahoe Regional Planning Agency 1
- Truman, Harry S. 1
- University of Nevada--Students--History--20th century 1
- Washoe County (Nev).. Department of Parks and Recreation 1 ∧ less