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Governor's Day records

Identifier: AC 0061
Abstract Arranged in alphabetical order by name Governor's Day was an annual occasion for honoring ROTC cadets. In 1970, the event was scheduled the same week that American troops went into Cambodia, and four student protestors were killed by National Guard troops at Kent State University in Ohio. Students who opposed the war in Vietnam held a peace rally the same day as Governor's Day, which became a march toward the stadium where the military review was being held. The students marched into the...
Dates: 1970

Sierra Club Records

Identifier: NC1260
Abstract The Sierra Club is a California based national organization devoted to preserving nature for future generations. Organized about 1890 in San Francisco, the club issues a Bulletin and publishes books about nature; they also investigate and lobby to prevent damage to the wilderness. Divided into chapters and subgroups based on geography. Richard Sill served on the national board of directors and executive committee from 1967-1971, on the executive board of the Toiyabe Chapter (Nevada), and as...
Dates: 1899-1979

Richard Sill Papers

Identifier: 2017-32
Abstract Richard Clements Sill (1922-1981) was an assistant professor in the Physics Department at the University of Nevada, Reno, and a longtime active member of the Sierra Club, including service on the Executive Board and co-founding the Toiyabe Chapter. The collection includes correspondence, Club records, research, photographs, slides, videos, and audio materials relating to Marjorie and Richard Sill's work dealing with environmental issues and organizations, primarily with the work of the...
Dates: 1933-1995

Richard Sill papers on Great Basin National Park

Identifier: 89-32

Correspondence, reports and clippings created by Sill, Nevada's U.S. Senator Walter Baring, or scientist Richard Noyes, related to the unsuccessful effort in the 1950s and 1960s to create the Great Basin National Park (later created in 1986).

Dates: 1954-1984

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Adamian, Paul S., 1930- 1
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Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan), 1911-1975 1
Barmettler, Edmund R., 1922-2004 1
Basta, Samuel M. 1
Blink, James 1
Carpenter, Kenneth 1
Chiarito, Americo 1
Copren, William G. 1
Cosgrove, Thomas 1
Crowley, Joseph N., 1933-2017 1
Del Papa, Frankie Sue, 1949- 1
Doherty, John R. 1
Douglas, Bruce, 1897- 1
Dwyer, Larry, active 1970 1
Farquhar, Francis P. (Francis Peloubet), 1887-1974 1
Flynn, Dennis W. 1
Gartenberg, Joel M 1
Glass, Mary Ellen, 1927- 1
Griswold, Taber 1
Harvey, Robert D., (Professor of English) 1
Hazard, Benjamin A. 1
Hilts, Ruth G. 1
Hudson, Beverly M. 1
Hug, Procter R., 1902-1991 1
Hulse, James W. 1
Hyde, Laurance M. (Laurance Mastick), 1892-1978 1
Keller, David, active 1970 1
Kirk, Lawrence M. 1
Maher, Fred, active 1970 1
Malone, Bob 1
Marschall, John P. 1
Miller, N. Edd 1
Morse, Charlotte E. 1
Noyes, Richard 1
Olsen, Edward A. 1
Orr Ditch and Water Company 1
Patterson, Richard G., Jr 1
Peltier, Gary L. 1
Pine, Edward L. 1
Piper, Brooke M. 1
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of the Pyramid Lake Reservation, Nevada 1
Pyramid Lake Task Force 1
Rendall, Marian K. 1
Richardson, James T. 1
Robertson, Joseph H., 1906-1998 1
Ross, Charles W. 1
Rusco, Elmer R. 1
Ryall, Alan S. 1
Sellers, Joseph 1
Seufferle, Charles H. 1
Sherwood, Richard W. 1
Siegel, Richard L., 1940-2020 1
Sierra Club. Toiyabe Chapter 1
Sill, Marjorie Leite 1
Slemmons, David B. 1
Teglia, Dan L. 1
Test, Louis S. 1
Thornton, William C. 1
United States. Forest Service 1
University of Nevada, Reno 1
University of Nevada, Reno. Oral History Program 1
Valline, William W. 1
Watson, David W. 1
Whalen, Brian Joseph 1
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