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Honorary degree recipients records

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Identifier: AC 0295
Abstract

The first honorary degree was awarded in 1888, to Hannah K. Clapp. In the minutes of the Board of Regents, Aug. 15, 1888, is recorded that "Upon Resolution it was ordered that the degree of M.A. be conferred upon Professor Hannah K. Clapp by the Board of Regents." This collection contains files on honorary degree and distinguished Nevada recipients, 1937-1969. The information includes brief biographical sketches of the recipients, correspondence, and photographs.

Dates: 1937-1969

Thomas Woodnutt Miller Papers

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Identifier: NC441
Abstract Thomas Woodnut Miller was a republican and native of Delaware. He was appointed Secretary of State for Delaware, 1913-1914, U.S. Representative from Delaware, 1914-1917, served in World War I as lieutenant colonel, and helped establish the American Legion. He moved to Nevada 1934 and became active in state and civic affairs and the Republican Party. He also served as the First chair of Nevada State Park Commission and served on many other boards and commissions. Primarily correspondence and...
Dates: 1890-1977

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African Americans -- History -- Nevada 1
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Badie, Margaret 1
Badt, Milton B. 1
Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan), 1911-1975 1
Berkner, Lloyd V. (Lloyd Viel), 1905-1967 1
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Berlin, Ellin 1
Bible, Alan, 1909-1988 1
Cannon, Howard W. 1
Carville, Edward P. (Edward Peter), 1885-1956 1
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933 1
Dodge, Carl F. 1
Du Pont, A. Felix (Alexis Felix) 1
Du Pont, Pierre S. (Pierre Samuel) 1
Du Pont, T. Coleman (Thomas Coleman), 1863-1930 1
Eather, Edgar 1
Erskine, Hazel Gaudet 1
Feemster, Dolores 1
Fife, James 1
Fleischmann, Max C. (Max Charles), 1877-1951 1
Foley, Roger T. 1
Frandsen, Peter, 1876-1967 1
Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965 1
Gibson, Samuel 1
Gloyd, Howard 1
Grier, Herbert Earl 1
Guild, Clark J., 1887-1971 1
Hadley, Morris 1
Hamlet, Julia 1
Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923 1
Hardy, Roy A., 1886-1974 1
Heizer, Robert F. (Robert Fleming), 1915-1979 1
Hunt, William 1
Isbell, C. V. (Clement V.) 1
Kinnear, John C. 1
Ledger, John T. 1
Love, Malcolm A. (Malcolm Andrews), 1904-1990 1
Mack, Effie Mona 1
McCarran, Pat, 1876-1954 1
McCulloch, Frank Walter 1
McHenry, Dean Eugene 1
Mildren, Frank T. (Frank Thomas) 1
Miller, T. W. (Thomas Woodnutt), 1886-1975 1
Mullins, Ernest 1
Nelson, Esterline 1
Nevada State Park System 1
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes), 1870-1950 1
Ogilvie, George 1
Pittman, Key, 1872-1940 1
Pittman, Mimosa 1
Pittman, Vail Montgomery, 1880-1964 1
Questa, Edward J. 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Riegelhuth, Katharine, 1876-1973 1
Rusco, Elmer R. 1
Salet, Eugene A. 1
Sanford, William Clark 1
Sawyer, Grant 1
Scrugham, James G. (James Graves), 1880-1945 1
Smith, Alice L., 1902-1990 1
Smith, Lloyd P. 1
Spengler, Kenneth C., 1915-2010 1
Summerfield, Lester D., 1888-1966 1
Swobe, Coe 1
University of Nevada System. Board of Regents 1
University of Nevada, Reno. Bureau of Governmental Research 1
University of Nevada. Board of Regents 1
Wartman, Franklin S. 1
Webb, William D. 1
Wheat, Margaret M. 1
Whittell, George, 1881-1969 1
Williams, Joseph 1
Woodward, Ullyses S. 1
Wooster, Earl, 1893-1977 1
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