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Abstract Myram Borders (May 21, 1936) is an American journalist, a former United Press International reporter, and the wire service's Las Vegas bureau manager from 1965 to 1990. Upon retirement, she was appointed Nevada commissioner of consumer affairs and, after two years, in 1992 was named chief of the Las Vegas News Bureau, a post she held for a decade. Scrapbooks include photographs and clippings about California and Las Vegas, Nevada, produced while Borders was a commissioner of the Nevada...
Overview Florence Sanford Burdge (1912-1986) was a freelance writer, editor, and journalist in Reno, Nevada. The collection includes draft and published copies of Burge's writings as a freelance author and women's page editor; correspondence from readers and friends; correspondence and papers related to receiving the J. C. Penney -University of Missouri award for best women's pages; and unpublished biography of Noble Getchell. Material from 1955-1966.
Overview This collection contains personal papers and buisness records related to George W. Cassidy and the Cassidy family, along with research notes and correspondence by Ruth McPheeters with Cassidy family decendents, and additional materials gathered by McPheeters about the Cassidy family in preparation for an un published biography about George W. Cassidy by McPheters (1851-1968).
Dates: 1851-1968; Majority of material found within 1851-1908
Overview Ty Cobb papers consist of personal papers relating to him and his family, as well as his professional role as writer and editor at the Nevada State Journal, and its successor, the Reno Gazette-Journal. Cobb had a sports column “Inside Stuff” and later a column “Cobwebs” which he continued past retirement until his death in 1997. Material between 1881-1997.
Identifier: AC 0658
Overview This University of Nevada Reno Department of Journalism Records contains materials related to UNR's Journalism Program prior to 1984. The collection contains descriptions of the history of the Journalism Department, details about curriculum, flyers for events and programming, and publications by the Department.
Identifier: AC 0659
Overview The Department of Journalism officially became the Donald W. Reynolds School of Journalism on September 14, 1984. These records include materials about the establishment of the new school including bylaws, correspondence, curriculum materials, and information about deans, faculty, and benefactors. Planning and promotional materials for events sponsored by the Reynolds School are also included.
Abstract Diaries relating to Alfred Doten's trip from Plymouth, Mass. by sea to California in 1849, his life as a placer miner and rancher in California, and as a newspaperman in Nevada; literary, biographical and historical manuscripts; a complete file of the Como Sentinel and its successor, the Lyon County Sentinel; and clippings of Doten's articles. Other papers relate to Governor C. C. Stevenson of Nevada, the construction of the Virginia and Truckee Railroad, the town of Gold Hill, Nevada, and the...
Abstract Photocopies of a series of articles from the Chico enterprise (California) consisting of recollections of Nelson's years in Nevada with anecdotes concerning the social customs and political life of the era and his life as a miner, with sketches of journalists and political figures of Virginia City. Also included is a sketch of wheat ranching in northern California from 1860-1863 near Nelson.
Abstract Collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, personal papers of C. C. Goodwin, mainly spanning the years, 1890-1917 also includes photographs, printed material and some papers of son, James T. (Tod) Goodwin.
Identifier: AC 0255
Abstract The collection includes correspondence with students, alumni, members and officers of local, University and professional organizations, boards and committees, 1920-1966; information on the Nevada Newspaper Hall of Fame, including student papers on Nevada's earliest newspapers, 1928-1965; articles and speeches; early records of the Nevada State Press Association, 1924-1966; records of the Far Western Association of Departments of Journalism (FWADJ) ,1934- 1942; the American Society of Journalism...
- Subject: Journalists -- Nevada X
- University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department 14
- University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives 4
- Lerude, Warren, 1937- 3
- Donald W. Reynolds School of Journalism 2
- Laxalt, Robert, 1923-2001 2
- McElrath, Jean S. 2
- Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan) 1
- Borders, Myram 1
- Bryan, William Jennings 1
- Bunker, Berkeley Lloyd 1
- Bunker, Harry S. 1
- Burge, Florence S. 1
- Cal-Neva Lodge 1
- Carville, Edward Peter 1
- Cassidy family 1
- Cassidy, Christipher C. 1
- Cassidy, George W. 1
- Cassidy, Mary Delaney 1
- Cobb, Ty, 1915-1997 1
- Cobb, Tyrus W. 1
- Cobb, William 1
- Daggett, Rollin Mallory 1
- Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post) 1
- Democratic Party (Nev.) 1
- Doten, Alfred 1
- Getchell, Noble Hamilton 1
- Godbe, W. S. 1
- Goodwin, Alice Maynard 1
- Goodwin, C. C. (Charles Carroll) 1
- Goodwin, James T. (James Tod) 1
- Hale, Edward Everett 1
- Higginbotham, Alfred L. 1
- Highton, Jake 1
- Hoxsie, Kathleen C. 1
- Kappa Tau Alpha. University of Nevada, Reno Chapter 1
- Kinkead, James H. 1
- Mackay, John William 1
- Malone, George W. (George Wilson) 1
- McCarran, Pat 1
- McCulloch, Frank 1
- McDonald, Joseph F. 1
- McElrath family 1
- McKinley, William 1
- McPheeters, Ruth 1
- Melton, Marilyn 1
- Melton, Rollan 1
- Merriman, Marion 1
- Merriman, Robert Hale 1
- Miller, Joaquin 1
- Nelson, Henry 1
- Nevada Newspaper Hall of Fame 1
- Nevada Press Women 1
- Nevada State Press Association 1
- Nevada. Consumer Affairs Division 1
- Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes) 1
- Pittman, Key 1
- Scrugham, James G. (James Graves) 1
- Sigma Delta Chi. University of Nevada, Reno Chapter 1
- St. Barnabus Episcopal Church 1
- St. Luke's Episcopal Church 1
- Stevenson, C. C. 1
- University of Nevada, Reno. Department of Journalism 1
- University of Nevada. Department of Journalism 1
- Virginia & Truckee Railroad 1
- Wagner, Jean 1
- Wheeler, Post 1 ∧ less