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Overview James Edward Church, Jr.(1869-1959) was a Ph.D and classics professor at the University of Reno, Nevada. Collection contains Church's personal and professional correspondence to and from people and organizations connected with snow surveying, notes, reports, manuscripts (published and unpublished); also personal mementos, diaries, maps and artifacts. Also included is Florence Humphrey Church's correspondence with the Nevada Federation of Women's Clubs.
Abstract Willis Humphry Church was a Reno, Nevada architect. Landscape designs for a proposed Nevada Art Gallery in Reno include topographic maps of the neighborhood, "basic maps," and existing and proposed landscaping. Some of the surveying work was done by Horace P. Boardman. This gallery was never built (1931-1952).
Abstract Includes minutes (incomplete); agendas, treasurers' reports; newsletters; membership rolls and applications; programs and lists of participants in art shows; newspaper clippings about events; and report, programs, and announcements of the Nevada Art Gallery, Reno, Nevada.
Overview Maude Sawin Taylor (1889-1974) was a teacher, organizer, civic leader, and author. The collection includes correspondence to and from Taylor, her husband Chester C. Taylor, Ruth Torkelson, and James Edward Church; newspaper clippings, photographs, awards, and notes; and correspondence, financial records and newsletters of some twenty civic organizations and the First Baptist Church of Reno, Nevada.
- Architecture 1
- Art -- Nevada 1
- Artists -- Nevada 1
- Clubs -- Nevada 1
- Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 1
- Greenland -- Discovery and exploration 1
- Humboldt River (Nev.) 1
- Hydrology -- Argentina 1
- Hydrology -- Research 1
- Landscape architects -- Nevada -- Reno 1
- Landscape architecture -- Nevada -- Reno 1
- Meteorology -- Observations 1
- Nevada -- History 1
- Secret societies -- Nevada -- Reno 1
- Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) -- Climate 1
- Snow -- Measurement 1
- Snow surveys -- California 1
- Snow surveys -- Nevada 1
- Snow surveys -- Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) 1
- Soda Springs (Calif.) 1
- Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.) 1
- Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.) 1
- Washoe County Water Conservation District (Nev.) 1
- Women -- Nevada 1
- Women -- Societies and clubs 1 ∧ less