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Frederick M. Anderson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 84-01
Abstract

Collection contains material relating to Dr. Anderson's medical practice, his term on the University of Nevada Board of Regents, the University of Nevada School of Medicine, Anderson's political involvement and personal papers. Material includes correspondence, reports, notes, speeches, and printed material from 1929-1984.

Dates: 1929-1984

Barrett School District no. 13 Records

 Collection
Identifier: 93-64
Abstract

Barrett School District no. 13 was a rural, one-room school district in Mason Valley, Lyon County, Nevada, organized December 19, 1887. The collection includes school board minutes, school census records, school registers, teacher contracts, annual reports of school trustees, school budget estimate worksheets, and miscellaneous correspondence.

Dates: 1887-1932

Brown School History, 1877-1989

 Collection
Identifier: NC1307
Abstract

Brown School was originally constructed in 1877 on land donated by the rancher Peleg Brown 11 miles south of Reno, Nevada. Collection contains an unpublished, bound history of Brown School from 1879-1989 compiled by Mary Wood Johnson.

Dates: 1989

Citizens' Committee for Public Schools Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC17
Abstract

Citizens' Committee for Public Schools was group of citizens in Reno, Nevada who organized in October 1953 to find solutions to local school problems of overcrowding and lack of funding. The collection contains materials related to the organization of the group, meeting minutes, a public survey, research statistics, and some financial materials from 1947-1960.

Dates: 1947-1960

John Ensign U.S. Senatorial Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-11
Abstract John Ensign received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1985 and began his veterinary practice in Las Vegas. His political career began in 1994 when he won the Republican nomination for Nevada’s 1st Congressional District in Las Vegas, re-elected in 1996. Defeated by Harry Reid (D-NV) in 1998 for a seat in the U.S. Senate, but successful in 2000 and re-elected in 2006. Resigned with the disclosure of his extramarital affair in May 2011, amid an ongoing ethics investigation. Ensign...
Dates: 1987-2011

Foresta Institute for Ocean and Mountain Studies Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2001-01
Abstract Foresta Institute for Ocean and Mountains Studies was founded in 1960 in Washoe Valley, Nevada by Richard and Maya Miller. The Millers and their associates believed there was a need for a non-governmental, non-profit research organization in the community of western Nevada/eastern California that would encourage, sponsor, and initiate scientific research, resource surveys and other natural history studies. Foresta was a pioneer in environmental education with its flagship programs being the...
Dates: 1849-2007; Majority of material found within 1945 - 1980

Maude Frazier collection

 Collection
Identifier: NC1117
Abstract

Includes correspondence and a biographical checklist on Maude Frazier, Nevada politician and educator, and Glass' biographical sketch on Frazier as submitted to Notable American women.

Dates: 1978

The future of judicial education

 Collection
Identifier: NC915
Abstract

Thomas O. Craven was a district court judge of Reno, Nevada. Contains speech by Craven intended to be the subject of discussion of the Humanities Group on Feb. 1, 1965.

Dates: 1965

Nancy Gomes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 93-24
Abstract Nancy Gomes (1926-1979) was a member of the Washoe County (Nevada) Board of Education, 1972-1976; and the Nevada State Assembly, 1976-1978 where she initiated legislation on public assistance, child welfare, adoption reform, and the initial Nevada juvenile code. Gomes was active in the League of Women Voters, the Center for Religious Life, and Women's Associates, a Consulting Firm. The collection documents two aspects of Ms. Gomes public life: her service on the Washoe County School Board,...
Dates: 1965-1978

Handbook for Teachers

 Collection
Identifier: 89-14
Abstract

Preliminary draft of a handbook designed as a tool for leaders and members of the Nevada State Education Association. The collection contains material from 1958 created by the Nevada State Education Association.

Dates: 1958

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