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Associated Students of the University of Nevada records

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Identifier: AC 0272
Abstract The records in this collection include ASUN Senate minutes, correspondence, organizational documents, marketing material about ASUN events, publications, reports, ASUN Bookstore records, Wolves Frolic programs, and information about recognized honorary and social student organizations. Club records may include articles of incorporation, correspondence, and event flyers. Of interest is a poster autographed by entertainer Red Skelton concerning his 1983 appearance on campus to give a...
Dates: 1889-2017

University of Nevada, Reno, Associated Women Students Records

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Identifier: AC 0197
Abstract The Associated Women Students (AWS) began in 1917 as the Woman's League, which was reorganized in 1921 and renamed. It was the official representative body for women students, and acted as the policy maker for them: instructing freshman women about university traditions, set dorm hours and punishments for infractions, established the Women's Night of Honor, the AWS Rose Garden, the child care facility, and sponsored fashion shows, scholarships, and lectures. The records consist of...
Dates: 1934-1981

University of Nevada, Reno, Cap and Scroll Records

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Identifier: AC 0392
Abstract

Cap and Scroll, the University of Nevada, Reno's Women's Honor Society, began in 1922. The purpose of the quasi-secret organization is to recognize a student's college spirit as demonstrated through activities and scholarship. The collections consists of a small binder that has typed copies of the constitution, by-laws, and initiation procedures of the organization.

Dates: 1923-1997

Latimer Art Club records

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Identifier: NC1236
Abstract

Art club in Reno, Nevada, founded in 1921 and named after Lorenzo P Latimer, who taught art in Reno beginning in 1916. Members gave programs and demonstrations, held yearly competitions, and provided maintenance and financial support for the Reno Art Gallery. Included are membership rolls and records of receipts and disbursements, a history of the club which covers 1916-1974, and undated meeting minutes.

Dates: 1921-1935

Legal brief

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Identifier: NC515
Abstract

Washoe County District Court ruling enjoining Eagle Thrifty Drugs & Markets Inc. from continually filing for zoning changes on property adjacent to the grammar school, and a letter from the Hunter Lake Zoning Committee to other plaintiffs about the ruling.

Dates: 1967

Lions Club (Reno, Nev.) Auxiliary Records

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Identifier: 95-67
Abstract The Lions Clubs Auxiliary was organized in Reno, Nevada, in May 1957. The purpose of the Auxiliary was to better acquaint wives of Lions Clubs members with the work of the Club, to assist with community and civic projects, and to promote the conservation of eyesight. Included are minutes; bylaws; financial reports; budgets; newsletters (The Kittens Purr); correspondence; scrapbooks of clippings and photos; membership directories; clippings; and organizational materials of their fund raiser,...
Dates: 1957-1995

Monday Club Records

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Identifier: 2014-04
Abstract The Monday Club is the oldest women's club in Nevada, starting in 1911 in Reno, limited to 24 members. Its purpose is for the betterment of its members, exposing them to information on a wide array of program topics. The club meets every other week for an informative program presented both by its members as well as by outside speakers. The collection consists of the club's meeting minutes, bylaws, membership information, programs, and financial records. Included is a scrapbook of...
Dates: 1911-2016

Perennial Gardners Records

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Identifier: 97-19
Abstract

Perennial Gardners was a Reno, Nevada women's organization that studied plant life. The collection includes minutes, constitution and bylaws, correspondence, membership rolls, presidential gavels, financial receipts, and minutes from the Garden Clubs of Reno and Sparks.

Dates: 1950-1995

Edme Peterson Scrapbook

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Identifier: AC 0367
Abstract Edme Peterson attended the university during the 1926/27 school year, and pledged the Alpha Gamma Chapter, Gamma Phi Delta sorority. The scrapbook documents the year and the various social activities sponsored by the sorority, as well as other student social events. Next to many of the items in the scrapbook are written comments. Scrapbook contains ephemera and realia of university and sorority activities, including homecoming, dances, and banquets; dance programs and favors; and newspaper...
Dates: 1926-1927

Reno/Sparks YWCA History Collection

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Identifier: 96-04
Abstract Victoria Ford is a Reno, Nevada author, oral historian, and public relations specialist. Collection includes a manuscript of Making Their Mark, a history of the Reno/Sparks Young Women's Christian Association. Also included are oral history narratives of the following women who played key roles in the Y's development and administration: Mary Margaret Barrett, Patricia Herz Cooke, Shirley Fleming, Alleta Gray, Marcella Herz, Tosca Means, Mildred Myers, Cynthia Pyzel, Darlene Reed, Jeanne...
Dates: 1996

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