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A Few Things I Remember

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Identifier: NC349
Abstract Frances Shellenberger describes her Mormon parents' emigration from England to Utah, father's work in pioneer Utah, childhood in a Mormon family, move to Lund and Preston, Nevada in about 1898 with a Mormon colonizing group, marriage to Walter Shellenberger in 1903, married life in the mining town of Ruth and in Ely, ranching in the Snake Valley, raising ten children, and involvement in Mormon church activities.,A brief genealogical chart is included.
Dates: 1963

Interview of Vida Boyle

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Identifier: NC237
Abstract Interview by Grace Danberg.,Recollections of household hardships in Virginia City, Nevada, and in the governor's mansion in Carson City.
Dates: undated

American Association of University Woman scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 99-45
Abstract The purpose of the Boulder City, Nevada, branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) is to unite college women of Boulder City in friendship and in practical work on the education, civic, and social problems of the community, and to further the aims of the AAUW (1942-1952).
Dates: 1942-1952

Lynn S. Atcheson Papers

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Identifier: 95-74
Abstract Lynn S. Atcheson was Vice President of Marketing Communications of Washoe Health System and active in many Reno civic organizations. Contains a biographical sketch of Atcheson, a clipping about Atcheson, and a video tape about her as presented at a Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame dinner from 1995.
Dates: 1995

Barbara Vucanovich Papers

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Identifier: 2005-08
Scope and Contents Collection contains papers, plaques, scrapbooks, and memorabilia of Barbara Vucanovich. Preliminary inventory available in department.
Dates: 1949-2013

Kay Bennett Papers

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Identifier: 96-16
Abstract Kay M. Bennett was a member of the Carson City, Nevada Board of Supervisors, trustee of the Carson Tahoe Hospital Board, member of the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, vice chair of the Regional Transportation Commission, member of many civic boards and commissions, and a registered operating room nurse. Included are campaign materials, biographical statement, and campaign t-shirts for Bennett's 1990 campaign for Nev. State Assembly District 40 (unsuccessful) and 1992 campaign for the Carson...
Dates: 1988-1996

Shelley Berkley campaign ephemera

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Identifier: 93-36
Abstract Shelley Berkley was a Nevadan who was elected to the Board of Regents of the University of Nevada. Includes campaign flyers and stickers for Berkley's 1982 and 1991 political campaigns for election to the University of Nevada System, Board of Regents.
Dates: 1982, 1991

Beta Sigma Phi Scrapbooks

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Identifier: 96-19
Abstract Beta Sigma Phi began as a national women's sorority for self-improvement and community service during the Great Depression in 1931. Scrapbooks for three Lovelock, Nevada chapters include photographs, party favors, guest lists, clippings, and memorabilia (1939-1977).
Dates: 1939-1977

Deeds transferring claims in the Birdsall Company

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Identifier: 87-28
Abstract Deeds transferring claims in the Birdsall Company, a Virginia City, Nevada silver mining company located on the Montour Ledge. Some of the claims owners were women.
Dates: March-October 1862

Myram Borders Scrapbooks

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Identifier: 94-07
Abstract Myram Borders (May 21, 1936) is an American journalist, a former United Press International reporter, and the wire service's Las Vegas bureau manager from 1965 to 1990. Upon retirement, she was appointed Nevada commissioner of consumer affairs and, after two years, in 1992 was named chief of the Las Vegas News Bureau, a post she held for a decade. Scrapbooks include photographs and clippings about California and Las Vegas, Nevada, produced while Borders was a commissioner of the Nevada...
Dates: 1989-1993

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