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Charles H. Russell Papers

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Identifier: NC350
Abstract Consists primarily of scrapbooks; also administrative files for Russell's terms as U.S. Representative and governor, and photos. Scrapbooks consist of clippings; administrative files include correspondence, reports, and Governors' Conferences materials.
Dates: 1947-1958

George Bradley Russell Papers

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Identifier: NC125
Overview George Bradley Russell was a Nevada newspaperman and politician, the editor of the Elko Independent, a correspondent for the Elko Daily Press, and the editor and owner of the Carson Chronicle. Russell served as Nevada State Treasurer, 1927-1934. He was also active in Republican Party politics and in many fraternal groups. Collection contains papers relating to Russell's career in newspapers; Republican politics; office of Nevada State Treasurer; his involvement with the Daughters of Damon,...
Dates: 1829-1966; Majority of material found within 1927-1966

Jim Santini Papers

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Identifier: 82-61
Abstract James David Santini's papers as Representative to the U.S. Congress from Nevada include files related to his committee assignments and interests, particularly on the Energy and Commerce Committee; Interior and Insular Affairs Committee; and Select Committee on Aging. Campaign files are included. Material from 1974-1982.
Dates: 1974-1982

Grant Sawyer Papers

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Identifier: 97-28
Abstract Grant Sawyer served as the governor of Nevada from 1959-1967 and during his term created the state Equal Rights Commission, pushed for economic development and diversity in the state, and created the Gaming Control Act of 1959 and Nevada Gaming Commission. Included are newspaper clippings from Nevada newspapers documenting Sawyer's years as governor; certificates; photographs; paintings; plaques; and artifacts such as campaign hats, ribbon cutting scissors, flags, and small statues. Material...
Dates: 1939-1993

Genevieve Segerblom Papers

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Identifier: 95-03
Abstract Genevieve Segerblom (March 15, 1918 – January 4, 2013) was an American politician of the Nevada Assembly throughout 1992 and 2000. Included are clippings between 1907-1994 about Segerblom and her husband, Cliff, articles written by Segerblom, and biographical materials about family members: mother, Hazel Bell Wines (Nevada Assemblyman); grandfather W.R. "Johnny" Bell (Nevada State Senator); and uncle, Norman Bell.
Dates: 1907-1994

Alicia Smalley Papers

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Identifier: 93-70
Abstract Alicia Smalley was a Nevada and member of the Douglas County School Board, District No.1. Campaign materials for Smalley's second election to the Douglas County, Nevada, school board include flyers, mailings, sample ballot, clippings, and a photograph of Smalley. Material between 1983-1992.
Dates: 1983-1992

Louise Aloys Smith Papers

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Identifier: 94-13
Abstract Louise Aloys Smith (1917-1999) was an Assemblywoman, Electric company employee, Little theater co-founder and director, Board member for the County Library and Marzan House Museum and Nevada Woman of the Year. Included are photocopies of documents and correspondence related to Smith's service in the United States Women's Army Corps and in the Nevada State Assembly between 1942-1952. Assembly materials include bills and correspondence on Nevada adoption laws.
Dates: 1942-1952

Sparks Family Papers

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Identifier: 2015-24
Overview John Sparks was a native of Mississippi that made his fortune in the cattle business and banking in Texas and Wyoming Territory after the Civil War. He married Nancy Elnora Knight in 1880 and moved to Elko County, Nevada where he continued cattle ranching operations. In 1902, Sparks became the 10th governor of Nevada, but passed away while in office during his second term in May 1908. Sparks was survived by his wife and four children: Maud Sparks McKenzie, Benton Hackett Sparks, Charles M....
Dates: 1835-2009; Majority of material found within 1880 - 1910

Letterhead of the State Central Committee of the Nevada Democratic Party

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Identifier: 90-48
Abstract Blank letterhead for the party lists J.G. (James) Scrugham as chairman and Lillie B. Clinedinst as secretary.
Dates: undated

Minutes of the State Convention of the Nevada Republican Party

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Identifier: 95-05
Abstract Lengthy minutes include transcripts of remarks and speeches on May 18-19, 1956, including those nominating Charles H. Russell as a candidate for Nevada governor; record of votes cast for candidates; platform statement; and treasurers' report.
Dates: May 18-19, 1956

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National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.). Anne Martin Chapter (Reno, Nev.) 5
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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
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Ford, Jean, 1929-1998 3
League of Women Voters of Las Vegas 3
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes) 3
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Mullins, Ernest 2
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.). Nevada Chapter 2
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Nevada State Democratic Convention 2
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Nevadans for ERA, Inc 2
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Russell, Charles H. (Charles Hinton) 2
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Silver Party 2
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Swobe, Coe 2
United States. Congress. Senate 2
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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
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Bean, Thomas Lee 1
Bell, Norman 1
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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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