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First Baptist Church of Reno Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC1108
Abstract Included are minutes of the Board of Trustees, Board of Christian Education, Dorcas Circle/Women's Auxiliary, Ladies' Serving Society/Ladies' Aid Society, Mission Circle, Philathea Class, Junior Guide Girls, Baptist Young People's Society, and Friendship Circle. Also in the collection are manuscript church histories by Maude Sawin Taylor; clippings about the church, Rev. Adams, and James Edward Church; photographs of the church and its missions, downtown Reno, and several ministers; and three...

Jean Ford Papers

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Identifier: 93-41
Abstract The collection consists primarily of materials created and/or used by Ford during her years as Nevada state legislator and during the operation of her businesses. Additional materials include personal papers, and course materials from her role as instructor in the Women’s Studies Program at UNR. A series which was added in 1996 contains materials about the many organizations and committees she has been involved with in her professional career.

Fourth Street-Prater Way Oral History Project Records

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Identifier: NC1370
Overview In 2011, the Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) initiated a comprehensive study of the entire Fourth Street-Prater Way corridor in Reno and Sparks, Nevada, intending to improve not only public transportation in the area but safety and livability. The oral history portion of the project served the dual purpose of documenting the corridor’s past and expanding public participation in planning its future. The collection contains transcripts, audio files, digital photographs, signed copyright...

The Gentry history: from Essex, England to the western United States

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Identifier: 91-10
Abstract History of the family of Samuel and Elizabeth Davis Gentry, Mormons who immigrated from England to Utah in 1864 and whose descendents settled in parts of Utah and southern Nevada.

George E. Gruell Papers

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Identifier: 2015-02
Overview The George E. Gruell Papers contain materials that cover Gruell's long career with state and federal agencies, and later as a consultant, contractor, instructor, and author. Much Gruell's work and research focused on wildlife habitat management in forests including pinyon-juniper communities, the effects of fire on wildlife habitats in the Sierra Nevada, and landscape ecology in the West. Throughout his career, Gruell amassed more than 400 photographs which document the changes to forests and...

Guidelines and Limitations on the Creation of "Incline" County, Nevada

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Identifier: 89-43
Abstract Includes reasons for proposal, general legal principles applicable to the creation of the county, and a county-by-county history of the creation, alteration, and division of Nevada counties.

Essay about Selina Walker Hammond

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Identifier: 90-29
Abstract Biographical essay about Selina Walker Hammond, 1841-1921, a Mormon who pioneered in the Eagle Valley of southern Nevada with her husband John.

Hilliard Endowment Records

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Identifier: AC 0489
Overview The Albert and Emily Hilliard Endowment Records consist of annual reports, correspondence, meeting minutes, nominations for candidates for the chair, exhibit brochures, and publicity material. As visiting Hilliard Scholars, highly recognized professors, authors, and artists have lectured, given literary readings, met with classes, conducted workshops and staged exhibits for UNR students, faculty, and the general public; resumes for many Hilliard Scholars are included in the collection.

Ronald M. James Papers

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Identifier: 2010-10
Abstract Ronald M. James is an historian and former administrator of the Nevada State Historic Preservation Office (1983-2012) and author or editor of over a dozen books and numerous articles. He is known for his knowledge of Virginia City and writings on Nevada's Comstock Lode period as well as about the state's architectural history. In 2014, he was inducted into the Nevada Writers Hall of Fame.

Will James: Research Materials

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Identifier: 93-02
Abstract Correspondence with Jewelle Parman (Jewel Finley), photographs, photocopies of photos, and notes of interviews on the topic of Will James used in the production of Clancy's film about James, The man they call Will James, his art, his life.

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Names
Hulse, James W. 3
University of Nevada, Reno 3
Barber, Alicia 2
Church, James Edward, Jr. 2
First Baptist Church of Reno (Nev.) 2
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Ford, Jean, 1929-1998 2
James, Ronald M. (Ronald Michael), 1955- 2
Ratay, Myra Sauer 2
Taylor, Maude Sawin 2
Adams, Brewster 1
Adams, Edna Raymond 1
Aiazzi, David 1
Ainsworth, Cindy 1
Akert, Ben 1
Anderson, John 1
Angle family 1
Ascuaga, John J. 1
Ascuaga, Michonne 1
Ascuaga, Rose 1
Ascuaga, Stephen 1
Associated Students of the University of Nevada 1
Avansino, Norm 1
Averett, Walter R. 1
Bailey, William 1
Barnum, Lillian G. 1
Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred) 1
Bassman, Henry 1
Basta, Samuel M. 1
Beatty, William Blake 1
Belaustegui, Dick 1
Benedict, Russell G. 1
Bergon, Frank 1
Bernstein, Richard A. 1
Bertha ((Elephant)) 1
Bible, Alan 1
Blesse, Robert E. 1
Bowman, Lulu 1
Brobant, Nelson 1
Brockliss family 1
Broili, June 1
Bullentini, Piero 1
Cafferata, Elisa 1
Canepa, Gaye 1
Cannon, Howard W. 1
Carson City Railway Restoration Center 1
Century Club (Reno, Nev.) 1
Chamberlain, Sharon 1
Charlatans (Musical group) 1
Church, Florence Humphrey 1
Cividino, Paolo 1
Clancy, Gwendolyn 1
Clark, Casey 1
Clark, Euphemia 1
Coffin, Carrie 1
Colley, Nathaniel Sextus 1
Comstock Mining Company 1
Conder, Tim 1
Cook, Shelburne Friend 1
Cortez Mines, Ltd 1
Covington, Mary Works 1
Cox, Don 1
Custer, George A. (George Armstrong) 1
Cutter, Donald Colgett 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Dave's VIP Club (Reno, Nevada) 1
De Longchamps, Joanne 1
Deal, Kelly 1
Deutsch, A. P. 1
Dewitt, Chris 1
Dibble, Andrew Comstock 1
Dick Graves' Nugget (Reno, Nev.) 1
Dukes, Hope Shellenberger 1
Durham, Will 1
Ede, Les 1
Edwards, Mary Reid 1
Erreguible, Lorraine 1
Erreguible, Louis 1
Evangelatos, Greg 1
Feroah, John 1
Fettic family 1
Fisher, C. L., Reverend 1
Flanigan Post Office (Nev.) 1
Flint, George 1
Ford family 1
Fox, William L. 1
Frank, Ralph 1
Fulkerson, Mary Lee (1936-) 1
Full, R. P. (Roy P.) 1
Fullenwider, Helen Angel 1
Garden Gate Club (Reno, Nev.) 1
Gentry family 1
Gentry, Elizabeth Davis 1
Gentry, Samuel 1
Gifford, Edward Winslow 1
Golden, Francis Bernard 1
Goldfield (Nev.) 1
Gorrell, Robert M. 1
Graves, Richard L. 1
Gray, Paul 1
Greenspun, Hank 1
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