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Elmer R. Rusco Collection on Ethnicity and Race in Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: 88-28
Abstract

This collection consists of the working files by Rusco and Sue Fawn Chung as editors of the Nevada public affairs review (1987, #2) and by contributing authors of articles on ethnic minorities in Nevada. Ethnic groups include Basques, Blacks, Chinese, American Indians, Japanese, Jews, Koreans, Mexican Americans, and Yugoslavs.

Dates: 1958-1987

Elmer R. Rusco Collection on Ethnicity and Race in Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: 90-85
Abstract

These papers, a continuation of collection number 88-28, resulted from an ethnic studies class at UNR in the fall, 1988 semester. Included are reviews of movies, written papers, taped interviews and interview transcripts of the following ethnic or religious groups in Nevada: Afro-Americans, Japanese, Italians, Jews, Portuguese, Thais, Native Americans, Micronesians, and Greeks. For other related materials see collection 88-28 by the same author.

Dates: 1988

Rancho San Rafael Park research papers

 Collection
Identifier: 99-17
Abstract Dr. Elmer Rusco is professor emeritus of Political Science at the University of Nevada, Reno. Research notes, interview transcripts, copies of legal documents, master plans, newspaper clippings, and photographs used to produce Rusco's history of Rancho San Rafael Park in Reno. People who were the focus of his research included Barbara Bennett, Virginia Kersey, Russell W. McDonald, Clark Santini, Nancy Gomes, Don Mello, early owners of the park property, and the RSR Steering Committee....
Dates: 1921-1998; Majority of material found within 1979 - 1997

Te-Moak Band of Western Shoshone Indians of Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: 92-30
Abstract

Paper delivered at the 1980 Great Basin Anthropological Conference describes the process by which the constitution and bylaws of the Te-Moak Band were drawn up and approved in the 1930s. Created by Elmer S. Rusco.

Dates: 1980

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Nevada Black History Project 2
Adavosio, J. M. 1
Aikens, C. Melvin 1
Anderson, Betty C. 1
Bennett, Barbara, 1923-1993 1
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Bennyhoff, James A. (James Allan), 1926-1993 1
Butler, B. Robert 1
Calloway, Donald Goodwin 1
Cappannari, Stephen Clement 1
Chung, Sue Fawn 1
Clemmer, Richard O. 1
Crabtree, Robert H. 1
Cressman, Luther S., 1897-1994 1
D'Azevedo, Warren L. 1
Dann, Carrie, 1934-2021 1
Dann, Mary, 1923-2005 1
Dawson, Lawrence E. (Lawrence Edwin), 1799-1848 1
Dodge, Carl F. 1
Elston, Robert G. 1
Ely, Joe 1
Findlay, John M. 1
Fowler, Catherine S. 1
Fowler, Don D., 1936- 1
Friends of Pyramid Lake 1
Fry, Gary F. 1
Gomes, Nancy, 1926-1979 1
Hardesty, Donald L., 1941- 1
Harper, K. T. (Kimball T.), 1931- 1
Hornbeck, David 1
Hughes, Richard E. (Richard Edward), 1947- 1
Hultkrantz, Åke 1
Isaeff, Beth 1
Jacobsen, William H. 1
Janetski, Joel C. 1
Jennings, Jesse D. (Jesse David), 1909-1997 1
Johnson, Edward C., 1943- 1
Jorgensen, Joseph G., 1934-2008 1
Kelly, Isabel T. (Isabel Truesdell), 1906- 1
Kersey, Virginia 1
King, Martin Luther, Jr. 1
Knack, Martha C. 1
Lahontan Wetlands Coalition 1
Leland, Joy 1
Liljeblad, Sven S. (Sven Samuel), 1899-2000 1
MX Missile Project 1
Madsen, David B. 1
Malouf, Carling I. (Carling Isaac), 1916-2007 1
Marwitt, John P. 1
McDonald, Russell W. 1
McLead, Norma 1
Mehringer, Peter J. 1
Mello, Don 1
Miller, Wick R. 1
Murphy, Robert F. (Robert Francis), 1924-1990 1
Murphy, Yolanda 1
Napton, Lewis K. 1
Nevada Water Conference (Reno, Nev.) 1
Nevada. Legislature 1
Pendelton, Lorann S. A. 1
Roland Westergard 1
Rusco, Mary K. 1
Santini, Clark, 1941-1996 1
Schaafsma, Polly 1
Shapiro, Judith R. (Judith Rae), 1942- 1
Shimkin, Demitri B (Demitri Boris), 1916-1992 1
Steward, Julian Haynes, 1902-1972 1
Stewart, Omer Call, 1908-1991 1
Swanson, Earl H., Jr. (Earl Herbert), 1927-1975 1
Te-Moak Bands of the Western Shoshone Indians 1
Thomas, David Hurst 1
Tuohy, Donald R. 1
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Northern Nevada 1
United States 1
Vennum, Thomas 1
Warren, Claude N., 1932- 1
Washoe County (Nev.). Rancho San Rafael Steering Committee 1
Water in the Balance Forum (Reno, Nev. : 1987) 1
Yardas, David 1
Zigmond, Maurice L. 1
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