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Labor's Pittman Club Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 90-46
Abstract Letter from O.D. Gorman, club secretary, notifying union members that the "standard railroad organizations" and the American Federation of Labor were supporting Pittman for re-election to the Senate. The collection contains material from 1930 created by the Labor's Pittman Club.
Dates: 1930

Lake Tahoe-Nevada Federation of Republican Women's Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2005-14
Scope and Contents The records consists mainly of financial information from the treasurer but includes some board meetings, correspondence and a few newsletters.
Dates: 1987-2005

Paul Laxalt U.S. Senatorial Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 83-01
Overview Paul Laxalt (1922-2018) was a politician from Nevada and the first Basque-American senator. The collection covers Laxalt's career as a U. S. Senator from Nevada from 1974 until his resignation effective January 3, 1987. Files are comprised of materials retained from offices in Carson City, Reno, Las Vegas, and Washington, D.C., as well as materials retained from Senator Laxalt's time as the chair for Ronald Reagan's presidential campaigns in 1976, 1980, and 1984 and includes correspondence,...
Dates: 1974-1987

League of Women Voters of Nevada Records

 Collection
Identifier: 82-15
Overview The League of Women Voters is an women's organization that encourages informed and active participation in government. The collection contains materials of the League of Women Voters (LWV) of Nevada, local Nevada Leagues, and materials from the national League from 1941-1981. These records include correspondence, minutes, newsletters, membership lists, budgets, and printed material consisting of published reports on various Nevada state and local, social and political issues of concern to the...
Dates: 1941-1981

League of Women Voters of Nevada Records

 Collection
Identifier: 93-34
Abstract Includes materials of the League of Women Voters (LWV) of Nevada, LWV of Las Vegas, League of Women Voters of Las Vegas Valley, and other Nevada branches.,Included are minutes, newsletters, project files, position papers, audio tapes of public forums, correspondence, budgets, annual reports, public relations files, and convention materials.
Dates: 1960-1993

Legislative History

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Identifier: 93-32
Overview Sue Wagner was a Republican member of the Nevada State Assembly, Nevada Senate, and lieutenant governor of Nevada. The Legislative History includes lists of Assembly and Senate bills sponsored by Wagner. Lists include bill numbers, summary of bills, and final disposition.
Dates: 1975-1989

The life of Honorable Lem Allen, as told by himself

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Identifier: NC308
Abstract Reminiscences describe Allen's early life before moving to Nevada; the death of his young children; haying and ranching in Churchill County, Nevada; election to public office beginning in 1867 with Justice of the Peace in Fallon; the Nevada legislature and politics; experiences with Nevada Indians, his journey to Nevada, and events in Virginia City, Nevada.
Dates: circa 1910

Denny Lynch Papers

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Identifier: 90-19
Abstract Copies of articles written and or published by Lynch, letters to and from Nevada politicians regarding a bombing incident at the Chicken Ranch Brothel in Pahrump, other writings on Nevada political issues and Pahrump history, and photos of Pahrump and residents.
Dates: 1971-1990

Janet MacEachern Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 94-52
Overview This collection consists of materials documenting Janet MacEachern's political, legislative, and volunteer activities. Through organizations she was active with these papers document Nevada's legislative processes and the state's growth and development. Issues covered include reapportionment, nuclear waste sites, tax restructuring, water and land use, health planning, legislative reform, the ERA, and other Nevada political issues between 1965 and 1994
Dates: 1964-1993

Anne Martin campaign literature

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Identifier: 96-25
Abstract Anne Martin was a pioneer Nevada suffragist, and the first woman in Nevada to run for the U.S. Senate (unsuccessfully) in 1918 and 1920. Campaign literature includes flyers with testimonials from well-known national feminist figures; Martin's views on World War I, on land monopoly in Nevada, and on labor; and postcards in English and Italian urging women to support Martin in her Nevada senatorial campaign (1914-1918).
Dates: 1914-1918

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