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Norman Henry Biltz Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC465
Abstract

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.

Dates: circa 1937-1973

Mildred Breedlove Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 92-47
Abstract

Mildred Breedlove was appointed Nevada poet laureate in 1957 and 1959 and was active in the Las Vegas Branch of National Pen Women. She organized the Nevada State Poetry Society in 1961. Included are correspondence, Breedlove's published and unpublished poetry, clippings, awards, certificates, photographs, scrapbook of published poems, and portrait painted in oils. Material between 1945-2000.

Dates: 1945-2000; Majority of material found within 1963-1991

Anne Underwood Church Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1415
Abstract

Anne Underwood Church (1900-1975) attended the University of Nevada from 1919-1921 and was the first wife of Willis Humprey Church, son of Dr. James E. and Florence Church. The collection contains correspondece and poems primarily from James E. Church to Anne, an account log from Anne and Willis' trip to Europe, newspaper clippings about and articles by James E. Church, and a photograph album of views of Europe.

Dates: 1930-1965

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

Charles Carroll Goodwin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 85-06
Abstract

Collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, personal papers of C. C. Goodwin, mainly spanning the years, 1890-1917 also includes photographs, printed material and some papers of son, James T. (Tod) Goodwin.

Dates: 1857-1924

Carmelina and Edward Grundel Papers

 Collection
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

Joseph F. McDonald Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC429
Abstract

Joseph F. McDonald (1891-1971) was a Nevada newspaperman, editor and publisher of the Nevada State Journal, 1939-1956; president of Reno Newspapers Incorporated; and president of the Nevada-California Lake Tahoe Association. The collection contains personal papers, 1911-1970; material related to Reno newspapers, 1928-1963; and records and related material of the Nevada-California Lake Tahoe Association, 1957-1968.

Dates: 1870-1980

Vail Montgomery Pittman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC392
Abstract Vail Montgomery Pittman was a Nevada newspaperman, State Senator (1925-1929), Lieutenant Governor (1943-1945), Governor (1945-1950), and Democratic National Committeeman from Nevada (1955-1961). Married to Ida Brewington, 1919; brother of Nevada U.S. Senator Key Pittman. Papers, primarily correspondence, are to Pittman from personal, business, and political associates. Major correspondents include Alan Bible, Berkeley Bunker, Pat McCarran, Lester Moody, Drew Pearson, Key Pittman, Mimosa...
Dates: 1896-1964; Majority of material found within 1940-1964

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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Bunker, Berkeley Lloyd, 1906- 2
Democratic Party (Nev.) 2
McCarran, Pat, 1876-1954 2
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Sawyer, Grant, 1918-1996 2
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Anker, Peter, 1852-1922 1
Baring, Walter S. (Walter Stephan), 1911-1975 1
Bible, Alan, 1909-1988 1
Biltz, Norman Henry, 1902-1973 1
Breedlove, Mildred 1
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925 1
Bunker, Harry S. 1
California State Automobile Association 1
Carville, Edward P. (Edward Peter), 1885-1956 1
Church, Anne, 1900-1975 1
Church, James Edward, Jr., 1869-1959 1
Church, Willis Humphry 1
Cook family 1
Cooke (Family : 1894- : Cooke, Herman R., 1873-1952) 1
Cooke, Patricia Herz 1
Cooke, Thomas A., 1920-1994 1
Daggett, Rollin Mallory, 1831-1901 1
Davis, Sam P. (Sam Post), 1850-1918 1
Godbe, William S. (William Samuel), 1833-1902 1
Goodwin, Alice Maynard 1
Goodwin, C. C. (Charles Carroll), 1832-1917 1
Goodwin, James T., 1878-1927 1
Grace Methodist Church (Lovelock, Nev.) 1
Grundel, Carmen, 1922-2007 1
Grundel, Edward, Jr., 1921-2010 1
Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909 1
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 1
Kinkead, James H., 1843-1912 1
Lake Tahoe Area Council 1
Mackay, John William, 1831-1902 1
Malone, George W. (George Wilson), 1890-1961 1
McDonald, Joseph F. 1
McDonald, Leola Lewis 1
McKinley, William, 1843-1901 1
Miller, Joaquin, 1837-1913 1
Moody, Lester 1
Mueller, John E. 1
Nevada-California Lake Tahoe Association 1
Nevada. State Board of Parole Commissioners 1
Oddie, Tasker L. (Tasker Lowndes), 1870-1950 1
Pearson, Drew, 1897-1969 1
Pittman, Mimosa 1
Pittman, Vail Montgomery, 1880-1964 1
Savage, Julie 1
Scrugham, James G. (James Graves), 1880-1945 1
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency 1
Territorial enterprise (Carson City, Nev.) 1
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 1
University of Nevada 1
University of Nevada, Reno 1
Warren, Wallace (Wallie) 1
Washoe County (Nev.). Department of Parks and Recreation 1
Wheeler, Post, 1869-1956 1
Young Women's Christian Association of Reno-Sparks (Nev.) 1
Young, C. Clifton, 1922-2016 1
Young, Clarence L., 1886-1978 1
Young, Florence Anker, 1890-1976 1
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