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Nevada women research notebooks

 Collection
Identifier: 90-08
Abstract

Research compiled by Kosso and Mary Ellen Glass, formerly head of the Oral History Program at the University of Nevada, Reno. The collection contains material from 1980 created by Lenore M. Kosso.

Dates: circa 1980

Nevada Women Research Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 92-41
Abstract

Lenore Marie Kosso was a historian. The collection contains material collected by Kosso for two proposed publications: one on the Equal Rights Amendment battle in Nevada and one on distinguished Nevada women.

Dates: 1973-1989

Nevadans for ERA Records

 Collection
Identifier: 92-46
Abstract

Included in these records are the articles of incorporation, bylaws, newsletters, membership information, correspondence, minutes, and financial statements.

Dates: 1974-1978

Esther Nicholson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 92-24
Abstract

Ester Nicholson (1902-1992) became a member of the League of Women Voters in 1927 and was active in League activities throughout the rest of her life. The collection includes Nicholson's files on the Nevada, Carson City, Las Vegas and U.S. Leagues of Women Voters, Nevada politics, Carson City (Nevada), and women in Nevada.

Dates: 1954-1991

Mary Nowattney diploma and photos

 Collection
Identifier: 90-80
Abstract

Included are Mary Nowattney's high school diploma, a photo of Reno High School Students in 1888, a photo of women marching in a parade in Reno, and photos of Mary and her family. The collection contains material from 1888-1889 created by Mary E. Nowattney.

Dates: 1888-1889

Parent-Teacher Association of Reno, Nevada Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC124
Abstract The Parent-Teacher Association of Reno, Nevada was a group of parents and teachers organized to promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, church, and community. The Southside P.T.A. was established in 1912 as the Southside Mothers' Club. Collection contains records, primarily of the Southside P.T.A., include minutes, bylaws, financial reports, material from the "Last Ditch" campaign to cover or fence open canals in Reno, materials from the Nevada Governor's Committee on the...
Dates: 1917-1965

Pioneering and polygamy: women on the Mormon frontier

 Collection
Identifier: 83-30
Abstract

Collection created by University Nevada-Reno graduate student, Jimmie Sale. An examination of the roles pioneering and polygamy played among Mormon women, using personal accounts of a varied group of Mormon women. Material from 1983.

Dates: 1983

Robert Martin Price Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC623
Abstract

Class notebooks from Price's studies at the University of California and daily journals of 1895, 1897, and 1899.,The 1897 journal contains a supply list, recipes, and account of a hiking/camping trek in Yosemite with his wife Jennie, where they placed Sierra Club registers on mountain peaks.

Dates: 1890-1899

Probate records

 Collection
Identifier: NC132
Abstract

Records of the estate of Mary Ann McFarlin (E. B. Coffin, executor), include executor's statements of receipts, debts paid, and assets; monthly bank statements; will; correspondence from heirs to executor; and deeds, 1929-1944.

Dates: 1929-1944

Proclamation declaring Nevada Women's History Week

 Collection
Identifier: 98-11
Abstract

Proclamation by Nevada Governor Richard H. Bryan declaring the week of March 4-10, 1984, as Nevada Women's History Week.

Dates: March 2, 1984

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League of Women Voters of Las Vegas 3
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 2
Ford, Jean, 1929-1998 2
Glass, Mary Ellen 2
Kosso, Lenore M. (Lenore Marie) 2
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National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.). Nevada 2
Winnemucca, Sarah, 1844?-1891 2
Adams, Brewster, 1879-1959 1
Adams, Edna Raymond 1
American Committee for Devastated France 1
American National Red Cross. Reno Chapter 1
Arensberg, Betty Abry 1
Barnum, Lillian G. 1
Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Reno, Nev.) 1
Blacow family 1
Boulder Highway Association 1
Breedlove, Mildred 1
Brockliss family 1
Broili, June 1
Brown, Hugh, Mrs. 1
Bruce, Irene, 1903-1987 1
Bulette, Julia C. 1
Burge, Florence S., 1912-1986 1
Cafferata, Patricia D., 1940- 1
Carrica, Dagmar Fredricksen 1
Cassidy, George W. 1
Church, Florence Humphrey 1
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 1
Clark County Coalition Health Systems Agency 1
Clark County Sanitation District No. 1 1
Cline, Gloria Griffen 1
Coffin, Carrie 1
Coffin, Edward Baker, 1861-1948 1
Coffin, Trenmor, 1848-1904 1
Community Action Against Rape (Las Vegas, Nev.) 1
Conrad, Teri W. 1
Corbusier, Fanny Dunbar 1
Corbusier, William Henry 1
Curtis, Allen A. 1
Curtis, Harriet K. 1
Curtis, Sallie 1
Davidson, P. Walter 1
Davidson, Sadie 1
Davis, Nellie Verrill Mighels 1
Davisson, Jack E. 1
Davisson, Jack E., Mrs. 1
Democratic Party (Nev.) 1
Doctors' Wives of Washoe County (Association) 1
Donner Trail Guest Ranch (Verdi, Nev.) 1
Drackert, Alice Richtmyer, 1887-1963 1
Drackert, Charles E., 1875-1938 1
Drackert, Harry Wilmot, 1904-1990 1
Drackert, Joan Abry, 1914-1991 1
Dwyer, Jennie D. 1
Economic Opportunity Board of Clark County (Nev.) 1
Edwards, Mary Reid 1
Equal Rights Amendment Project 1
Fettic family 1
Figprune Cereal Company 1
First Baptist Church of Reno (Nev.) 1
First Congregational Church. Ladies' Aid Society (Reno, Nev.) 1
Fisher, C. L., Reverend 1
Fitzgerald, L., Mrs. 1
Fitzgerald, Lizzie M. 1
Frazier, Maude, 1881-1963 1
Gentry family 1
Gentry, Elizabeth Davis 1
Gentry, Samuel 1
Gojack, Mary, 1936-1985 1
Goodwin, Victor 1
Gosse, Marguerie, H., 1890- 1
Greater Nevada Health Systems Agency 1
Griffen, Robert A. 1
Gustie, Mary Curtis 1
Hammond, Selina Walker 1
Harris, Everett White 1
Harris, Grace Barnes, 1871-1934 1
Harris, Walter James, 1863-1948 1
Hazelet, Fanny Gore 1
Hedrick, Georgia 1
Herr, Helen, 1907- 1
Hewes, Claire Hofer 1
Hofer, Florence Evelyn Kingsley 1
Hofer, Theodore Robert 1
Holcomb, Sarah Ann Lyell 1
Hoover, Mildred Brooke 1
Hoover, Theodore J. (Theodore Jesse), 1871-1955 1
Horner, John Robert 1
Hudson's Bay Company 1
Hunt, S. F. (Samuel Franklyn) 1
Indian Territory, Inc. (Firm : Reno, Nev.) 1
Industrial Workers of the World 1
Irwin, William 1
James, Alice Conradt, 1904-1985 1
James, Will, 1892-1942 1
Jensen, Jackie, 1927-1982 1
Jones, Beatrice Fettic, 1909- 1
Kaplan, Phillis Abry 1
Lake, Susanna R. 1
Lamb, Bertha 1
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