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Warren L. d'Azevedo Research Papers

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Identifier: 97-04
Overview This collection reflects the donor's years of research and teaching in the field of anthropology of the Washo and Great Basin Indians and does not include any of his work on African cultures (1859-1992). Created by Warren L. D'Azevedo who was a graduate student of anthropology.
Dates: 1859-1992

Ledger

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Identifier: NC634
Abstract Ledger used for two functions: account ledger of payments for goods and services, 1866-1869; and roll call, 1886.,Among payments itemized were those to Chinese and Indians for labor, and mining-related supplies.
Dates: 1866-1886

Narrative highlights, Nevada Indian Agency

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Identifier: 96-30
Abstract The Nevada Indian Agency was a federal agency which oversees U.S. Indian tribes and reservations. Narrative report about conditions at the Nevada Indian Agency discusses land use planning, soil stabilization and improvement, operation and maintenance of irrigation systems, miscellaneous projects, and recreation (1964-1966).
Dates: 1964-1966

Edna B. Patterson Research Papers and Interviews

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Identifier: 95-87
Overview Edna Burke Patterson was a member of the State Central Republican Committee and the Nevada State Board of Education, on which she served as the first woman president.Research notes and articles about the history of northeastern Nevada: Elko, physicians, cattle and cattle ranching, women, Ruby Valley, Lamoille, Mountain City, Jarbidge, early settlers, and native Americans. Other authors include Lulu Bowman and Charles B. Russell (1915-1994).
Dates: 1915-1994

Washoe Indians Research Papers of Warren L. d'Azevedo

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Identifier: 99-39
Abstract Research papers related to Washo Indians of Nevada and California, accumulated over 5 decades of field research and scholarship, focusing on social organization, distribution, ethnohistory, arts, religion, and language. Includes information compiled by his graduate students and anthropologists Stanley Barrett, Grace M. Dangberg, J.W. Hudson, S.L. Lee, Susan Lindstrom.
Dates: 1902-1998

Sally Zanjani Papers

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Identifier: 2013-04
Overview Sally Zanjani is a historian and former adjunct professor in the University of Nevada, Reno Political Science Department. She is the author of ten books and over sixty articles exploring the history of Nevada from the territorial period through the 19th century. Papers include research materials for Zanjani's numerous books and articles.
Dates: 1974-2016