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Identifier: AC 0267
Abstract Correspondence between Richard G. Lillard and James E. Church. Church responds to Lillard's request for a "... long-range over-view of University affairs" and briefly describes previous university presidents and their administrations. Lillard was a consultant on the publication, The University of Nevada: an appraisal, the report of the university survey, 1956.
Identifier: AC 0248
Abstract James E. Church, served as chairman of the faculty tri-decennial committee to celebrate the 30 year anniversary of the university, held May 28-June 2, 1904. In addition, he was the editor of Nevada State University Tri-Decennial Celebration, 1874-1904, a memorial volume of addresses given during the celebration by faculty, students, and others. Collection includes manuscripts submitted for publication in the memorial volume, minutes of the tri-decennial committee, correspondence, and newspaper...
Identifier: AC 0552
Abstract Campus maps, curricular material, drawings, miscellaneous maps.
Identifier: AC 0296
Abstract The Distinguished Nevadan award was established in 1958, when acting president William Wood proposed that such an award be made each year at commencement to recognize prominent individuals who are former or present residents of the state for their significant achievements contributing to the cultural, economic, scientific, or social advancement of Nevada, or for educational service to the state or nation. Records include brief biographical sketches of the recipients receiving the Distinguished...
Identifier: AC 0295
Abstract The first honorary degree was awarded in 1888, to Hannah K. Clapp. In the minutes of the Board of Regents, Aug. 15, 1888, is recorded that "Upon Resolution it was ordered that the degree of M.A. be conferred upon Professor Hannah K. Clapp by the Board of Regents." This collection contains files on honorary degree and distinguished Nevada recipients, 1937-1969. The information includes brief biographical sketches of the recipients, correspondence, and photographs.
Identifier: AC 0103
Overview 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.
Identifier: AC 0288
Abstract Records are arranged into three divisions, the College of Agriculture, the Cooperative Extension Service, and the Agricultural Experiment Station. Records include correspondence with the deans and directors of the divisions; correspondence with university presidents and county agents; information of the Newlands Project, and the Nevada Farm Bureau; project reports; information on personnel; budgets; experiment record books; letterpress books; photographs; maps and graphs. Also included are...
- African Americans -- History -- Nevada 1
- Agricultural extension work -- Nevada 1
- Agriculture -- History -- Nevada 1
- Carson City (Nev.) 1
- Clark County (Nev.) 1
- Dairying -- Nevada 1
- Douglas County (Nev.) 1
- Elko County (Nev.) 1
- Engineering -- Study and teaching -- Nevada 1
- Esmeralda County (Nev.) 1
- Eureka County (Nev.) 1
- Humboldt County (Nev.) 1
- Irrigation -- Nevada 1
- Land use -- Nevada 1
- Lander County (Nev.) 1
- Lincoln County (Nev.) 1
- Lyon County (Nev.) 1
- Nevada -- Maps 1
- Nevada -- Politics and government 1
- Nevada -- Race relations 1
- Nye County (Nev.) 1
- Pershing County (Nev.) 1
- Public welfare -- Law and legislation -- Nevada 1
- Ranching -- Nevada 1
- Reno (Nev.) -- Buildings, structures, etc 1
- Sheep -- Nevada 1
- Storey County (Nev.) 1
- Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.) -- Water diversion 1
- Washoe County (Nev.) 1
- White Pine County (Nev.) 1 ∧ less