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Genoa, Nevada 100th Anniversary Envelope

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-49
Abstract

Founded as Mormon Station in 1851, Genoa, Nevada was the first permanent settlement in what would become the state of Nevada. In 1951, the town celebrated its centennial and created promotional material to do so. The collection contains one envelope created by the Genoa Town Board to promote the town's 100th anniversary.

Dates: 1951

Broadside Honoring Robert A. Hume

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0583
Abstract

The collection consists of one Black Rock Press broadside featuring an unpublished poem by Joanne de Longchamps honoring Robert A. Hume on the occasion of his retirement from the University's English Department faculty (1975).

Dates: 1975

John LaRue Robinson Shriners Certificates

 Collection
Identifier: 91-19
Abstract

John LaRue Robinson was a physician in Reno, Nevada. The collection includes Robinson's membership certificate for the Kerak Temple of the Schriners of Reno, 1914 and certificate from the Shriners Hospitals for Crippled Children, San Francisco, in memory of Robinson.

Dates: 1914, undated