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A Few Things I Remember

 Collection
Identifier: NC349
Abstract

Frances Shellenberger describes her Mormon parents' emigration from England to Utah, father's work in pioneer Utah, childhood in a Mormon family, move to Lund and Preston, Nevada in about 1898 with a Mormon colonizing group, marriage to Walter Shellenberger in 1903, married life in the mining town of Ruth and in Ely, ranching in the Snake Valley, raising ten children, and involvement in Mormon church activities.,A brief genealogical chart is included.

Dates: 1963

Interview of Vida Boyle

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Identifier: NC237
Abstract

Interview by Grace Danberg.,Recollections of household hardships in Virginia City, Nevada, and in the governor's mansion in Carson City.

Dates: undated

American Association of University Woman scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 99-45
Abstract

The purpose of the Boulder City, Nevada, branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) is to unite college women of Boulder City in friendship and in practical work on the education, civic, and social problems of the community, and to further the aims of the AAUW (1942-1952).

Dates: 1942-1952

University of Nevada, Reno, Associated Women Students Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0197
Abstract The Associated Women Students (AWS) began in 1917 as the Woman's League, which was reorganized in 1921 and renamed. It was the official representative body for women students, and acted as the policy maker for them: instructing freshman women about university traditions, set dorm hours and punishments for infractions, established the Women's Night of Honor, the AWS Rose Garden, the child care facility, and sponsored fashion shows, scholarships, and lectures. The records consist of...
Dates: 1934-1981

Lynn S. Atcheson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 95-74
Abstract

Lynn S. Atcheson was Vice President of Marketing Communications of Washoe Health System and active in many Reno civic organizations. Contains a biographical sketch of Atcheson, a clipping about Atcheson, and a video tape about her as presented at a Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame dinner from 1995.

Dates: 1995

Barbara Vucanovich Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2005-08
Scope and Contents

Collection contains papers, plaques, scrapbooks, and memorabilia of Barbara Vucanovich. Preliminary inventory available in department.

Dates: 1949-2013

Kay Bennett Papers

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1988-1996

Shelley Berkley Campaign Ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: 93-36
Abstract

Shelley Berkley (1951- ) was elected to the Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents in 1982 and 1991. The collection includes campaign flyers and stickers for Berkley's political campaigns for election to the University of Nevada System, Board of Regents.

Dates: 1982, 1991

Beta Sigma Phi Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: 96-19
Abstract

Beta Sigma Phi began as a national women's sorority for self-improvement and community service during the Great Depression in 1931. Scrapbooks for three Lovelock, Nevada chapters include photographs, party favors, guest lists, clippings, and memorabilia (1939-1977).

Dates: 1939-1977

Deeds transferring claims in the Birdsall Company

 Collection
Identifier: 87-28
Abstract

Deeds transferring claims in the Birdsall Company, a Virginia City, Nevada silver mining company located on the Montour Ledge. Some of the claims owners were women.

Dates: March-October 1862

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National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.). Nevada Chapter 2
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Raffetto, Bertha, 1885-1952 2
Reno Women's Network 2
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Young Women's Christian Association of Reno-Sparks (Nev.) 2
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Ahern, John P. 1
Albert, Herman W. 1
Albright, Archie R. 1
Allec, Kevin (1960-) 1
American Association of University Women of Nevada 1
American Association of University Women. Boulder City Branch (Nev.) 1
American Association of University Women. Nevada Division 1
Anker family 1
Anker, Peter, 1852-1922 1
Armstrong, Rhandena 1
Atcheson, Lynn S. 1
Austin, Mary 1
Barker, Leah 1
Barrett family 1
Barrett, Mary Margaret 1
Batchelder, Fred C. 1
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Beach, T. D. 1
Bell, Norman 1
Bell, W. R. 1
Bennett, Kay M. 1
Bentley, Helen Delich 1
Berkley, Shelley 1
Beta Sigma Phi 1
Beta Sigma Phi. Alpha Epsilon Chapter (Lovelock, Nev.) 1
Beta Sigma Phi. Nu Chapter (Lovelock, Nev.) 1
Beta Sigma Phi. Xi Eta Chapter (Lovelock, Nev.) 1
Billinghurst Middle School (Reno, Nev.) 1
Birdsall Company 1
Black Rock Press 1
Boerlin, H. E. 1
Borders, Myram 1
Bowman, Lulu 1
Boyle, Emmet Derby 1
Boyle, Vida Margaret McClure, 1880-1972 1
Bray, Mildred, 1892- 1
Brenner, Margaret 1
Brown, Estella Marie Hicks 1
Buckman, Thomas E. 1
Buol, Mary Stilwell, 1887-1943 1
Business and Professional Women 1
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Camp Nay-A-Ti (Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.)) 1
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Chipman, Nora Saunders 1
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Churchill County High School (Fallon, Nev.) 1
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Clancy, Gwendolyn, 1951- 1
Clapp, Hannah Keziah, 1824-1908 1
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Coffey, Mary, 1920- 1
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Cooke, Patricia Herz 1
Creel, Cecil Willis, 1889-1968 1
Crowley, Joseph N., 1933-2017 1
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Dangberg, Georgie Beiding 1
Dangberg, John B. 1
Dann, Carrie, 1934-2021 1
Dann, Mary, 1923-2005 1
Davis, Mary Ancho 1
Davis, Nellie Verrill Mighels 1
Day, J. Kirk 1
Decker, Clarabelle Douglas 1
Democratic National Committee (U.S.) 1
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Dick, Kent 1
Dorsey, John McComas 1
Douglas County Republican Women's Club 1
Dukes, Hope Shellenberger 1
Duncan, Ruby 1
Dunn, Helen M. 1
Elder, Madge 1
Environmental Monitoring Systems Laboratory (Las Vegas, Nev.) 1
Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory (Las Vegas, Nev.) 1
Equal Rights Amendment Project 1
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