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Will James: Research Materials

 Collection
Identifier: 93-02
Abstract

Gwen Clancy is a Nevada documentary filmmaker and producer of the film The man they call Will James. 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. Material between 1987-2006.

Dates: 1987-2006

Beatrice Fettic Jones Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 84-02
Abstract

Primarily, legal documents such as deeds and probate cases; and accounts of the earliest non-indigenous settlers in Nevada, specifically the Motts, Fettics, and Brockliss'. Miscellaneous materials include report card and diploma from Mottsville schools, newspaper clippings, genealogical worksheets, Nevada centennial programs, an autograph album, and scrapbook of 19th and 20th century advertising art. Created by Beatrice Fettic Jones from 1859-1964.

Dates: 1859-1964

Martin Koehler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1360
Abstract

Martin Koehler was a member of the Metropolitan Community Church of the Sierra and a northern Nevada gay rights activist. The collection contains posters, newspaper clippings, meeting minutes, and brochures regarding the Church as well as other gay rights activities in which Koehler participated.

Dates: 1979-2005; Majority of material found within 1979-1991

Livestock Statistical Reports

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0524
Abstract The Nevada Cooperative Extension Service is one of the three branches of agricultural education and was founded in Nevada as a result of the Smith-Lever Act of 1914, and is active in all counties in the state. Combined Report of Nevada Cattle Buying Statistics: July 1, 1934 - December 31, 1934. Cumulative report: Nevada Sheep Buying Statistics (September 22 to November 25, 1934. United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Adjustment Administration Emergency Drought Relief Program -...
Dates: 1934-1935

Henry Curtis Morris Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 95-11
Abstract Henry Curtis Morris was a mining engineer in Nevada and the west from about 1900-1915, employed by the United States Bureau of Mines in Washington, D.C., and author of two books of reminiscences about his mining career: Desert Gold and Total Prospecting (1955) and The Mining West at the Turn of the Century (1962). Letters to and from Henry Curtis Morris related to his research on mining in Nevada in the early years of the 20th century include those from historians and authors William B....
Dates: 1945-1963

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Reno-Sparks Branch Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC18
Abstrac

The collection contains administrative records such as minutes, financial documents, and membership rolls for The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Reno-Sparks Branch and The Society to Underwrite Racial Equality (SURE). In addition the series documents the status of racial discrimination in the Reno-Sparks area through the varied surveys and reports and materials from the national NAACP organization (1951-1965).

Dates: 1951-1965

William Neely Letter

 Collection
Identifier: NC1095
Abstract

Letter to Neely's nephew written from Virginia City, Nevada describing ceremonies planned for Nevada's admission to statehood, difficult financial conditions, his employment as a miner, the weather, and advice to the nephew to stay at home.

Dates: 1864

Nevada; A Guide to the Silver State

 Collection
Identifier: 90-63
Abstract

Research papers on Nevada, written in preparation of the publication by the same title. These papers included research which was rewritten or omitted from the published edition.

Dates: circa 1940

Nevada, a history of the state from the earliest times through the Civil War

 Collection
Identifier: 82-03
Abstract

Effie Mona Mack (1888–1969) was an American historian, educator, and textbook co-author. Collection contains edited manuscript, photographs and maps for Mack's book on the history of Nevada to 1864 (1935). Also included is her syllabus prepared for a high school history class on the history of Nevada (1945)

Dates: 1935; 1945

Nevada and Great Basin Miscellaneous Documents (Vertical file)

 Collection
Identifier: 2008-09
Abstract

Materials were formerly known as the Special Collections Vertical file, and contains booklets, broadsides, brochures, newsletters, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, postcards, reports and other resources that have been gathered through the years about a variety of organizations, people, places and topics relevant to the history and resources of Nevada and the Great Basin Region. There is a wide variation in the dates and kinds of information and resources available for each topic.

Dates: 1860-2013

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University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department 56
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Nevada -- History 38
Women -- West (U.S.) 6
Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada 4
Comstock Lode (Nev.) 3
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California -- History 2
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Gay rights -- Nevada 2
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Ghost towns -- Nevada 2
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Mormons -- Nevada 2
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Paiute Indians -- History 2
Ranches -- Nevada -- Elko County 2
Ruby Valley (Nev.) 2
Sheep ranchers -- Nevada 2
Sparks (Nev.) -- History 2
Virginia City (Nev.) 2
Abilene (Kan.) 1
African Americans -- Nevada 1
Agriculture -- Nevada -- Churchill County 1
Arizona -- History 1
Art -- Nevada 1
Aurora (Nev.) 1
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Authors -- Nevada 1
Baptists -- Nevada -- History 1
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Cattle -- History -- Nevada 1
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Cattle breeders -- Nevada 1
Cherry Creek (Nev.) 1
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Colorado -- History 1
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Emigration and immigration -- Nevada 1
Endowments -- Nevada 1
Entertainers -- Nevada 1
Ephemera 1
Ethnicity -- Nevada -- White Pine County 1
Fire ecology -- Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.) 1
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Gambling -- Nevada -- Reno 1
Genoa (Nev.) 1
Geology -- Nevada 1
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Goldfield (Nev.) 1
Great Basin -- History 1
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Mines and mineral resources -- California -- Mono County 1
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Names
Hulse, James W. 3
University of Nevada, Reno 3
Barber, Alicia 2
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 2
First Baptist Church of Reno (Nev.) 2
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Ratay, Myra Sauer 2
Taylor, Maude Sawin 2
Adams, Brewster, 1879-1959 1
Adams, Edna Raymond 1
Aiazzi, David 1
Ainsworth, Cindy 1
Akert, Ben 1
Anderson, John 1
Angle family 1
Armstrong, Robert D., 1931-2010 1
Ascuaga, John J. 1
Ascuaga, Michonne 1
Ascuaga, Rose 1
Ascuaga, Stephen, 1968- 1
Associated Students of the University of Nevada 1
Avansino, Norm 1
Averett, Walter R. 1
Bailey, William, 1903- 1
Barnum, Lillian G. 1
Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred), 1879-1965 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, 1909-1988 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
Carpenter, Kenneth 1
Century Club (Reno, Nev.) 1
Chamberlain, Sharon 1
Charlatans (Musical group) 1
Church, Florence Humphrey 1
Cividino, Paolo 1
Clancy, Gwendolyn, 1951- 1
Clark, Casey 1
Coffin, Carrie 1
Colley, Nathaniel Sextus, 1918- 1
Conder, Tim 1
Cook, Shelburne Friend 1
Cortez Mines, Ltd 1
Covington, Mary Works 1
Cox, Don 1
Custer, George A. (George Armstrong), 1839-1876 1
Cutter, Donald Colgett 1
Daughters of the American Revolution 1
Dave's VIP Club (Reno, Nevada) 1
De Longchamps, Joanne, 1923-1983 1
Deal, Kelly 1
Deutsch, A. P. 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
Etchart, Collette 1
Evangelatos, Greg 1
Feroah, John 1
Fettic family 1
Fisher, C. L., Reverend 1
Flanigan Post Office (Nev.) 1
Flint, George 1
Footlight Press 1
Fox, William L., 1949- 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, 1887-1959 1
Golden, Francis Bernard, 1862-1911 1
Goldfield (Nev.) 1
Gorrell, Robert M. 1
Graves, Richard L. 1
Gray, Paul 1
Griswold family 1
Griswold, Gordon, 1900- 1
Griswold, Morley 1
Gruell, George E. 1
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