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Resolution of the Democratic State Central Committee

 Collection
Identifier: NC729
Abstract

Resolutions passed at a meeting in Reno issuing a position statement for the party platform, most of which dealt with the silver question. The collection contains material from December 5, 1899 created by the Democratic State Central Committee.

Dates: December 5, 1899

Republican Club Report

 Collection
Identifier: NC1122
Abstract

Report of organizing committee which details purpose, membership, and declarations of principles.,Principles condemn President Grover Cleveland (in his second term of office), advocate trade protectionism, and the remonetization of silver.

Dates: circa 1893-1897

Republican State Central Committee Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: NC802
Abstract

Clippings about the Nevada Republican convention of 1894, list of delegates, letter to the committee from chair Trenmore Coffin (1896), and an article about the Corbett-Fitzsimmons boxing match of 1897.

Dates: 1894-1897

To the English-American voters of the state of Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: 94-03
Abstract

H.S. Symons relates the story of the murder of his brother, Humphrey Symons and the trials which initially found the accused murderer guilty but subsequently released him. Symons blames Republican politics for the travesty of justice and goes on to campaign for the free coinage of silver to aid the slumping mining industry. This essay was published October 25, 1880.

Dates: October 25, 1880

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  • Repository: University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department X
  • Subject: Nevada -- Politics and government X
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Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 2
Coffin, Trenmor, 1848-1904 1
Corbett, James J., 1866-1933 1
Democratic State Central Committee 1
Fitzsimmons, Robert James, 1863-1917 1