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To the Committee on Conservation and Administration of the Public Domain

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Identifier: 89-11
Abstract Report recommending that the President of the U.S. and the Secretary of the Interior be given authority to negotiate turning over to appropriate states all unappropriated, unreserved land in fee simple.
Dates: 1930

Observations on the Ely, Nevada, Bureau of Land Management District

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Identifier: NC1231
Abstract Hubert Grant Welch was a Nevada rancher from the Ely region. Tape and transcript of Welch's personal observations of the Nevada ranges, trends in "bureaucratic management" of public lands, and history of Quinn Battle and the community of Troy, Nevada, from 1978.
Dates: 1978

John Ensign U.S. Senatorial Papers

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Identifier: 2013-11
Overview Materials cover John Ensign's career as a U.S. Senator from Nevada from 2001 until his resignation on May 3, 2011. Files are only from his Washington D.C. office, with the bulk coming from Ensign's first term during the 107th to 109th congresses (2001-2006). The collection include correspondence, speeches, schedules, legislative work on bills and hearings, news clips, reports, and some audio/visual records. A few photographs and memorabilia are also included.
Dates: 1987-2011

Friends of Nevada Wilderness Records

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Identifier: 94-50
Abstract Friends of Nevada Wilderness is dedicated to preserving all qualified Nevada public lands as wilderness, protecting all present and potential wilderness from ongoing threats, educating the public about the values of and need for wilderness, and improving the management and restoration of wild lands. Included are bylaws, correspondence, membership lists, budgets, newsletters, speeches, clippings, and material from anti-wilderness groups from 1985-1993.
Dates: 1985-1993

Tina Nappe Papers

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Identifier: 90-34
Overview Papers related to Nappe's interest in the use of Nevada's public lands include correspondence, printed reports, and articles.
Dates: 1965-2006

Nevadans for a Practical Wilderness Policy Records

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Identifier: 89-02
Abstract Included are informational brochures, newsletters, and steering committee report. Additional records to be added as received.
Dates: 1987-1988

Public ownership of land in Washoe County

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Identifier: 98-46
Abstract Report determining the location, extent, and character of public land in Washoe County, Nevada, written in preparation for a general plan of development for the county (1975; 1978). Created by the Regional Planning Commission of Reno, Sparks, and Washoe County.
Dates: 1975, 1978

Public Resource Associates Records

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Identifier: 2006-05
Overview Records cover the various initiatives, activities, and efforts of both the Public Resource Foundation (1982) and later Public Resource Associates (1988) to affect environmental change on the national and local levels through grassroots planning and lobbying. Materials date from 1919-2012 with the bulk of the material covering the mid- 1980s-2012. The major areas of emphasis in this collection are the work to reform the 1872 Mining Law, public lands management, and conservation and maintenance...
Dates: 1919-2013; Majority of material found within 1985-2012

Rural Alliance for Military Accountability (RAMA) Records

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Identifier: 97-29
Overview The Rural Coalition is a national alliance of organizations dedicated to the development and implementation of public policies which will benefit rural Americans and their communities, especially those that are poor or otherwise disadvantaged. Materials collected or created by RAMA include information about the withdrawal of public land for military use in the western U.S. and Nevada; Bravo 20 bombing range near Fallon, Nevada; production of the RAMA newsletter, Skyguard; military airspace;...
Dates: 1981-1993

Rural Alliance for Military Accountability records

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Identifier: 2009-01
Scope and Contents Collection contains materials created by or collected by RAMA. Preliminary inventory available in department.
Dates: 1979-2008