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University of Nevada, Center for Western North American Studies Records

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Identifier: AC 0406
Abstract The Center for Western North American Studies was established in 1963, to support a systematic study of Nevada and the Western North American region, and to develop a program to collect documentary materials and promote regional research. The records in this collection are primarily executive board minutes, reports, memorandums, correspondence, 1963-1969, and the Center's chronological files, 1965-1967. Also included are acquisition correspondence and reports, 1963-1966; general...
Dates: 1963-1970

Don Frazier Papers

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Identifier: AC 0692
Abstract

Don Frazier (1924-2017) was a Great Basin anthropology enthusiast who donated both time and money to the University of Nevada, Reno Anthropology Department. The collection contains correspondence and other materials relating to Frazier's archaeological work in the Great Basin and his endowment to the Anthropology Department.

Dates: 1986-2017

Center for Western North American Studies records

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Identifier: AC 0212
Abstract The Center for Western North American Studies was established in 1963 to develop a program to collect documentary materials and promote regional research. The Center was placed at the Desert Research Institute for administrative purposes, and an ad-hoc Executive Board was established to develop policy. Records include a proposal for retention of state and local government documents, by Ronald Lee Watson, March 1964; reports of staff activities; information on the Basque studies program and...
Dates: 1964-1968