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Public Resource Associates Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-05
Abstract Records cover the various initiatives, activities, and efforts of both the Public Resource Foundation (1982) and later Public Resource Associates (1988) to effect environmental change on the national and local levels through grassroots planning and lobbying. Materials date from 1919-2012 with the bulk of the material covering the mid-1980s-2012. The major areas of emphasis in this collection are the work to reform the 1872 Mining Law, public lands management, and conservation and...
Dates: 1919-2013; Majority of material found within 1985-2012

Rural Alliance for Military Accountability records

 Collection
Identifier: 2009-01
Scope and Contents

Collection contains materials created by or collected by RAMA. Preliminary inventory available in department.

Dates: 1979-2008

Rural Alliance for Military Accountability (RAMA) Records

 Collection
Identifier: 97-29
Abstract The Rural Coalition is a national alliance of organizations dedicated to the development and implementation of public policies which will benefit rural Americans and their communities, especially those that are poor or otherwise disadvantaged. Materials collected or created by RAMA include information about the withdrawal of public land for military use in the western U.S. and Nevada; Bravo 20 bombing range near Fallon, Nevada; production of the RAMA newsletter, Skyguard; military airspace;...
Dates: 1981-1993

Sagebrush Rebellion Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 85-04
Abstract Material pertaining to the "Sagebrush Rebellion" in Nevada and western states of the United States. The movement advocated a return of federally owned lands to state jurisdiction; in Nevada it was lead by State Senator Norman Glaser in July 1999. Includes correspondence, reports, legislative material from Nevada and other western states, and articles from newspaper and other print media.Reports, correspondence, studies, position papers, fact sheets, speeches, text of legislation, minutes of...
Dates: 1967-1984

Western Shoshone Defense Project Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-10
Abstract The Western Shoshone Defense Project Records were originally maintained by Carrie and Mary Dann, two traditional Western Shoshone ranchers living in northeastern Nevada. The Defense Project's mission is to affirm Western Shoshone jurisdiction over Western Shoshone ancestral homelands by protecting, preserving, and restoring Shoshone rights and lands for present and future generations based on cultural and spiritual traditions. It was established in 1991 by the Western Shoshone National...
Dates: 1863-2011; Majority of material found within 1930 - 2011

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Black Rock Desert (Nev.) 1
Bombing and gunnery ranges -- Nevada -- Fallon 1
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Carson River (Nev.) 1
Court decisions and opinions 1
Disarmament 1
Evans Creek (Reno, Nev.) 1
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Indians of North America -- Civil rights 1
Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Nevada 1
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Nature conservation -- Government policy -- Nevada 1
Nevada National Security Site (Nev.) 1
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Reclamation of land -- Nevada 1
Sagebrush Rebellion (Movement : Nev.) 1
Shoshoni Indians -- Claims 1
Shoshoni Indians -- Government relations -- Nevada 1
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Shoshoni Indians -- History 1
Skyguard 1
Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.) 1
Walker Lake (Nev.) 1
Walker River (Nev.) 1
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Wetlands -- Law and legislation -- Nevada -- Reno 1
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Rural Alliance for Military Accountability 2
Burning Man (Festival) 1
Dann, Carrie, 1934-2021 1
Dann, Mary, 1923-2005 1
Glaser, Norman, 1921-1999 1