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Browne and Haviland Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1416
Abstract Howard Edgar Browne (1896-1990) attended the University of Nevada (1914-1918), Yale Law School, and Harvard Law School. He served as the District Attorney for Lander County, Nevada from 1922-1942, and was in private practice from 1945-1984. In 1927, Browne married Vera May Haviland, who also attended the University of Nevada. Both the Browne and the Haviland families were early settlers in northern Nevada. The collection contains material related to Browne's time at the University of Nevada,...
Dates: 1911-2021

Cooke Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-20
Abstract Thomas Arthur "Tom" Cooke was a prominent and well-respected lawyer in Reno. He married Martha Patricia "Patty" Herz while in college at the University of Nevada in the early 1940s. The Cooke family was involved in a variety of environmental, recreational, and historic preservation projects and initiatives that sought to improve northern Nevada. Materials cover some aspects of the lives and careers of members of the Cooke and Herz families. Topics include Democratic politics in Nevada,...
Dates: 1855-2009; Majority of material found within 1940-2000

Carmelina and Edward Grundel Papers

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Identifier: AC 0654
Abstract Carmelina Leone (Bergeret) Grundel '45 (dietetics) and Edward Grundel, Jr. '43 (mining engineering) were married in 1943, during World War II. They met as undergraduates at the University of Nevada. The collection consists of material from the time Carmelina Bergeret and Edward Grundel were students at the University, including student handbooks and campus event programs. Later material includes newspaper clippings mostly about University students, correspondence, and a scrapbook with many...
Dates: 1919-2009

Mary Hill Campus Life Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0706
Abstract

Mary Isabel Hill attended the University of Nevada from 1933-1942. The collection contains one scrapbook and loose scrapbook pages from a second, smaller scrapbook. The scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, correspondence, ephemera, and phographs from Hill's time as a student at the University of Nevada.

Dates: 1939-1942; 1944

Carol Nabors Collection of Joanne de Longchamps Materials

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Identifier: NC1355
Abstract

Carol Darwin Nabors attended high school in Hollywood, California with Joanne (Cutten) de Longchamps. Joanne Cutten de Longchamps was born in Los Angeles in 1923 and attended schools in Los Angeles and Paris where she studied painting and music, both of which she pursued later in life. The collection contains scrapbooks that include copies of Joanne's poems, correspondence, articles, programs, greeting cards, and photographs of Joanne and her interests.

Dates: 1943-1951

Rousseau Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1040
Abstract

The Rousseau Family Papers are named for Margaret Elizabeth “Bessie” Rousseau. Bessie Rousseau was born around 1882 probably in Eureka, Nevada, and graduated from the University of Nevada in 1900. She passed away May 31, 1900 only two days after graduating. The collection includes correspondence, certificates, contracts, school papers and programs, photographs and financial documents of the Cottle and Rousseau families.

Dates: 1847-1932

C. Clifton Young Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 96-06
Abstract

The C. Clifton Young papers document the lives of Clarence Clifton (Cliff) Young, his father Clarence L. Young, and and mother Florence Anker Young. Including personal and business documents, these family papers give insight into life in Lovelock Nevada in the nineteenth and twentieth century (1878-1995).

Dates: 1878-1995

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