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Anti-Mechling campaign speech

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Identifier: 99-13
Abstract Speech by unidentified Reno attorney examining the merits of Thomas Mechling's fellow Democratic Party candidates for governor, attacks Mechling's campaign promises, and itemizes Mechling's alleged lies (1954).

Ballot for general election

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Identifier: 90-10
Abstract Official ballot for the general election lists offices, names and political parties of candidates; verso contains a map of the Mt. Vernon, Ohio, and Terra Cotta mining claims in the Washington Mining District, Storey County.

Barbara Vucanovich Papers

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Identifier: 2005-08
Scope and Contents Collection contains papers, plaques, scrapbooks, and memorabilia of Barbara Vucanovich. Preliminary inventory available in department.

Walter Baring newspaper clippings

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Identifier: 98-37
Abstract Grant Sawyer was a Nevadan, democrat, and governor of Nevada. Newspaper clippings about Nevada Congressman Walter Baring (democrat) include articles about Baring, his personal appearances, and his politics (1964-1966).

Martha Barlow Papers

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Identifier: 95-64
Abstract Martha Barlow was a County Clerk and Treasurer of Mineral County, Nevada, 1955-1990. Included are an autobiographical sketch; candidate declaration forms; certificates; last will and testaments; materials related to property and the estate of Martha's father, Joseph William Gruss; genealogy of the family of her husband, Arthur Richard Barlow (1916-199-); a history of the Justice of the Peace of Mina Township, Nevada; and family photographs.

George A. Bartlett Papers

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Identifier: NC1253
Overview George Arthur Bartlett (1869-1951) was a Nevada lawyer; District Attorney of Eureka County, 1898-1900; District Court Judge of Reno, 1918 and 1921-1930; U.S. Representative from Nevada, 1906-1910; and author of the book Men, Women, and Conflict, 1931, which was revised and reissued in 1947 as Is Marriage Necessary? Bartlett's obituaries claimed he granted more than 20,000 divorces, earning him the sobriquet of "the Divorce...

Kay Bennett Papers

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Identifier: 96-16
Abstract Kay M. Bennett was a member of the Carson City, Nevada Board of Supervisors, trustee of the Carson Tahoe Hospital Board, member of the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency, vice chair of the Regional Transportation Commission, member of many civic boards and commissions, and a registered operating room nurse. Included are campaign materials, biographical statement, and campaign t-shirts for Bennett's 1990 campaign for Nev. State Assembly District 40 (unsuccessful) and 1992 campaign for the Carson...

Shelley Berkley campaign ephemera

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Identifier: 93-36
Abstract Shelley Berkley was a Nevadan who was elected to the Board of Regents of the University of Nevada. Includes campaign flyers and stickers for Berkley's 1982 and 1991 political campaigns for election to the University of Nevada System, Board of Regents.

Norman Henry Biltz Papers

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Identifier: NC465
Overview Norman Biltz (1902-1973) was a developer and real estate broker in the Lake Tahoe and western Nevada regions and was also involved in Nevada politics. The collection contains materials related to his career and interests in land development as well as politics. Most of the clippings and manuscripts are about Biltz and associates.

Frank R. Brotherton Correspondence

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Identifier: 95-48
Abstract Frank R. Brotherton was a county clerk of Nye County, Nevada. Brotherton's letters to General R.P. Keating discuss the appointment of a postmaster for Belmont, Nevada; establishment of a post office at Pahrump, Nevada; and politics involved with both decisions. Dates range from 1895-1896.

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National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.). Anne Martin Chapter (Reno, Nev.) 5
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Pittman, Key 5
Rusco, Elmer R. 5
Clinedinst, Lillie B. 4
Laxalt, Paul 4
Richard H. Bryan 4
Vucanovich, Barbara F. 4
Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan) 3
Carville, Edward Peter 3
Democratic National Committee (U.S.) 3
Dodge, Carl F. 3
Ford, Jean, 1929-1998 3
League of Women Voters of Las Vegas 3
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes) 3
Scrugham, James G. (James Graves) 3
Wagner, Sue 3
AFL-CIO 2
Adams, Eva Bertrand, 1908-1991 2
American Legion 2
Badie, Margaret 2
Balzar, Fredrick Bennett 2
Bible, Alan 2
Bunker, Berkeley Lloyd 2
Cafferata, Patricia D. 2
Cain, Virginia 2
Cannon, Howard W. 2
Cassidy, George W. 2
Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post) 2
Douglas County Republican Women's Club 2
Equal Rights Amendment Project 2
Erskine, Hazel Gaudet 2
Feemster, Dolores 2
Freemasons 2
Gibson, Samuel 2
Gloyd, Howard 2
Gojack, Mary L. (Mary Lee) 2
Guild, Clark J. 2
Hamlet, Julia 2
Herman, George, English professor 2
Hunt, William 2
Lake Tahoe-Nevada Republican Women's Club 2
Mullins, Ernest 2
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.). Nevada Chapter 2
Nelson, Esterline 2
Nevada State Democratic Convention 2
Nevada. Supreme Court 2
Nevadans for ERA, Inc 2
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Pittman, Vail Montgomery 2
Reagan, Ronald 2
Reid, Harry 2
Republican State Central Committee 2
Republican Women's Club of Las Vegas 2
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Russell, Charles H. (Charles Hinton) 2
Santini, Jim 2
Silver Party 2
Smith, Alice L. 2
Swobe, Coe 2
United States. Congress. Senate 2
University of Nevada System. Board of Regents 2
University of Nevada, Reno. Bureau of Governmental Research 2
Webb, William D. 2
Williams, Joseph 2
Woodward, Ullyses S. 2
Active Republican Women's Club of Las Vegas 1
Addams, Jane 1
Allen, Lemmuel 1
Austin, Mary Hunter 1
Badt, Milton B. 1
Bank of Battle Mountain 1
Barlow, Arthur Richard 1
Barlow, Martha 1
Bartlett family 1
Bartlett, George A. (George Arthur) 1
Bean, Thomas Lee 1
Bell, Norman 1
Bell, W. R. 1
Bennett, Kay M. 1
Berkley, Shelley 1
Berkner, Lloyd V. (Lloyd Viel) 1
Berlin, Ellin 1
Betty O'Neal Mines 1
Beyer, Erick 1
Biltz, Norman Henry 1
Boulder City Republican Women's Club 1
Brotherton, Frank R. 1
Budelman, Herman D. 1
Bunker, Harry S. 1
Bushnell, Eleanore 1
Carson City Republican Women's Club 1
Carson City. Grand Jury (Nev.) 1
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