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Abstract Grant Sawyer was a Nevadan, democrat, and governor of Nevada. Newspaper clippings about Nevada Congressman Walter Baring (democrat) include articles about Baring, his personal appearances, and his politics (1964-1966).
Abstract The Reno Printing Company was a printing company located in Reno, Nevada. Campaign poster for Walter S. Baring's seventh term (1969-1971) as Nevada's representative to the U.S. Congress. Baring served in Congress from 1957-1973. Material from 1969.
Overview Alan Bible, a Nevada politician and attorney, served as the District Attorney of Storey County from 1935-1938 until he was appointed Deputy Attorney General of Nevada in 1938. In 1942, Bible was appointed State Attorney, and served in that position until 1950. Upon resignation from that position, he resumed private practice of law, which would continue throughout the rest of his career. In 1954, Bible was appointed to serve in the United States Senate, filling the vacancy left upon the death...
Abstract Papers detailing the roles of Nevada Senators Alan Bible and Walter S. Baring in the effort to create the Great Basin National Park, 1957-1967.
Abstract Joseph F. McDonald was an enthusiastic Democrat and counted many well-known state and national Democratic political figures among his friends. Included are letters to and from Nevada politicians, and from Harry S. Bunker, treasurer of Speidel Newspapers, Inc. In addition to letters there are occasionally newspaper clippings and election ephemeral (1937-1960).
Overview Thomas Woodnut Miller was a republican and native of Delaware. He was appointed Secretary of State for Delaware, 1913-1914, U.S. Representative from Delaware, 1914-1917, served in World War I as lieutenant colonel, and helped establish the American Legion. He moved to Nevada 1934 and became active in state and civic affairs and the Republican Party. He also served as the First chair of Nevada State Park Commission and served on many other boards and commissions. Primarily correspondence and...
Abstract 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).
- Nevada -- Politics and government 3
- Great Basin National Park (Nev.) 2
- Delaware -- Politics and government 1
- Elections -- Nevada -- Posters 1
- Journalists -- Nevada 1
- Nevada -- Posters -- Politics and government 1
- Nevada state journal (Reno, Nev. : 1907) 1
- Parks -- Nevada 1
- Politicians -- Nevada 1
- Politics, Practical 1
- Snake Range (White Pine County, Nev.) 1
- United States -- Politics and government -- 1901-1953 1
- Veterans -- United States 1
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