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Centennial Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0065
Abstract In April 1973, University President N. Edd Miller appointed the University of Nevada Centennial Committee to plan and execute the observance, in 1974-1975, of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the University of Nevada, Reno. The chairman of the committee was Samuel M. Basta, Dean of Community Relations. The collection contains correspondence, committee minutes, memorandums, and reports, 1973-1975; a traveling slide presentation sponsored by General University Extension in conjunction...
Dates: 1893-1975; Majority of material found within 1971-1975

Lincoln Hall Association Scrapbook

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Identifier: AC 0278
Abstract

Lincoln Hall opened in 1896 as a men's dormitory. Scrapbook contains constitution, by-laws, and minutes of the Lincoln Hall Association, photographs, news clippings, and ephemera documenting the history of both the association and the building.

Dates: 1989-1990

Nevada, One of Fifty: Radio Shows

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Identifier: 97-02
Abstract Nevada, one of fifty was a series of radio programs produced by the University of Nevada, Reno, as part of the U.S. Bicentennial celebration, which explored various aspects of the state: history, politics, immigrants, Native Americans, government, ghost towns, art, and some individuals. George Herman, professor of English at the University of Nevada, was the most frequent host but every show featured a different guest. Forty-six programs were produced, this collection is incomplete....
Dates: 1976

Nevada State Normal School Records

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Identifier: AC 0499
Abstract The Nevada State Normal School was established by an act of the Legislature on February 7, 1887, with the goal of training teachers for Nevada's rural and graded schools. While affiliated with the University's Department of Education in the College of Arts and Science, it was called the Junior Normal College. The collection includes an issue of the University of Nevada Bulletin, an overview of the Normal School, a Golden Reunion booklet for 1939-1989, and newspaper clippings about some of...
Dates: 1915-2015

Residence Hall Association Scrapbooks

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Identifier: AC 0260
Abstract White Pine Hall and Juniper Hall were women's dormitories, which, in 1967, joined in the creation of the Residence Hall Association, RHA, which acted as the spokesman for all residence hall members. First scrapbook, 1962-1968, documents White Pine Hall and Juniper Hall, and contains news clippings, flyers, and photographs of dormitory activities, officers, and queen candidates. The second scrapbook, 1968-1973, documents the Residence Hall Association, and includes the constitution, by-laws,...
Dates: 1962-1973

Wedertz Family Papers

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Identifier: NC1145
Abstract Ludowig (Louis) Edmund Wedertz (1824-1881) operated a stage station at Sulpher Springs on the Carson-Aurora road from about 1862-1866 when he moved his family to Aurora for two years. By 1874 they were living in Sulpher Springs again where Clarence R. and Frank Lewis were born. In 1881, Wedertz opened a store in Bridgeport, California, which his widow Niklamine ran after his death in December 1881. The family continued to live in Bridgeport and Smith Valley. The collection primarily contains...
Dates: circa 1860-1930s

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