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Irene Bruce Papers

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Identifier: 2017-26
Overview Irene Bruce (1903-1937) was a Nevada Poet, poetry editor for Nevada magazine, founder of the Reno Poetry Workshop, and member of the National League of American Pen Women. Collection contains notebooks of poetry written by Bruce and a manuscript copy and a book jacket of Night Cry.

Irene Bruce Papers

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Identifier: 87-14
Abstract Irene Bruce (1903-1937) was a Nevada Poet, poetry editor for Nevada magazine, founder of the Reno Poetry Workshop, and member of the National League of American Pen Women. Primarily typescript poems by Bruce: Mountain cabin, Autumn wind across a grave, Widow, Garden spider, Lost Indian wind, and Lake Pyramid. Also included is a printed pamphlet of poetry and letter from Bruce to J [Joanne de Longchamps]. Dates range from 1950-1969.

William L. Fox Papers

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Identifier: 2006-15
Overview William L. Fox, poet, writer and artist, has worked with arts and literary organizations, including the Western States Arts Foundation and the Western States Book Awards, co-founded the West Coast Poetry Review (a small press) with Bruce McAllister, has been an artist-in-residence in Nevada and Washington, deputy and executive director of the Nevada Arts Council (1979-1993), and served as poetry program director for the Squaw Valley Community of Writers...

Henry Hardy Hogan Scrapbook

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Identifier: NC116
Abstract Henry Hardy Hogan was a pioneer Reno, Nevada doctor who arrived in Nevada in 1864. Collection contains album of clippings about Nevada including history of the Reno Civil War veterans, inequality of blacks and whites, a mining story, letter to the state legislature about the location of the Insane Asylum, and poems of and obituary of Hogan and others.

Olephia King Papers

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Identifier: NC1046
Abstract Xerox copies of poetry and family memorabilia, including photos and news articles, especially about Leafy's deer hunting trips. The collection contains material from 1920-1977 created by Olephia King.

The Nevada Anthology

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Identifier: 82-51
Abstract Manuscript copy of a collection of poetry either by Nevadans or about Nevada, and a history of poetry in Nevada.

Nevada poetry

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Identifier: 91-25
Abstract Anthology of poetry by Nevadans with Nevada themes, ca 1939, and unbound, printed poems. Poets include the following: Herbert M. Ayres, Helena Grace Bradley, Harriet A. Brooks, Irene Bruce, Laura Bulmer, Walter Van Tilburg Clark, Samuel Post Davis, Rolin Mallory Daggett, Joanne de Longchamps, Clarence Eddy, Taugen Eilo, Joseph T. Goodman, L. Sybil Howe, Emma J. Kerns, Susanna R. Lake, Linda Lee, Frank McCulloch, Phillip Verrill Mighels, Joseph A. Murphy, Jerome J. Quinlan, Bertha Eaton...

Nevada the Best

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Identifier: NC111
Abstract Poem from 1938 by Ella M. Becker, a Sparks Nevada poet, about Nevada.

Poetry on Nevada

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Identifier: 82-50
Abstract Poems written as Christmas greetings and a letter from John Clarken MacCaffrey to his friend, Larry Moore. Poems have a Nevada theme. Poetry from 1940-1950.

Summary of stores and material account

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Identifier: NC164
Abstract Inventories of supplies, 1899-1907, for goods used at the mine such as wood, soda, salt, fuel and explosives, and the amount of each used at the mine or mill.,Also included are typescript poems by L. G. High, 1955, of Cortez, which were pasted on the pages; and local history vignettes published in a Reno newspaper.

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