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Jean S. McElrath Papers

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Identifier: 2006-09
Overview Jean Sybil McElrath was awarded the Distinguished Nevadan Award by the University of Nevada, Reno. She was active in many organizations, including the Girl Scouts, Nevada Historical Society, Nevada Federation of the Blind, and the National League of American Pen Women. Included are transcripts of McElrath's diaries from 1934-1967 that contain short listings about daily activities, such as sewing, reading , studying and her writing career. Family members and friends' activities and her medical...

Jean S. McElrath Papers

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Identifier: 97-16
Overview Jean Sybil McElrath (1917-1967) was a Nevada writer. In 1965 she was awarded the Distinguished Nevadan Award by the University of Nevada. She was active in many organizations, including the Girl Scouts, Nevada Historical Society, Nevada Federation of the Blind, and the National League of American Pen Women. Included in this collection are scrapbooks and loose clippings, 1943-1969, composed mostly of McElrath's published articles about Elko and Wells, Nevada; financial notebooks, 1943-1959,...

Courtenay Swain McGowen Records

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Identifier: 99-14
Overview Legislative records contain meeting notes, background material, draft and final versions of bills sponsored by McGowen, her speeches in the Assembly, clippings, notes, statistics, audio tapes of committee meetings, and minutes of committee meetings. Election records include materials related to McGowen's Assembly campaigns: opinion polls and questionnaires, campaign plans, press releases, publicity materials, and campaign disclosure reports (1978-1989).

Maya Miller Papers

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Identifier: 95-107
Abstract Materials cover the life and work of philanthropist, feminist, political activist, and one-time Nevada U. S. Senate candidate, Maya Miller from the years 1953-2003. The collection includes correspondence, speeches, campaign materials, news clips, agendas, bulletins, reports, and audio/visual resources with particular emphasis placed on Miller's position as Chairperson on the Board of Directors for the Las Vegas-based community development corporation, Operation Life.

Monday Club Records

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Identifier: 2014-04
Abstract The Monday Club is the oldest women's club in Nevada, starting in 1911 in Reno, limited to 24 members. Its purpose is for the betterment of its members, exposing them to information on a wide array of program topics. The club meets every other week for an informative program presented both by its members as well as by outside speakers. The Monday Club Records consists of the club's meeting minutes, bylaws, membership information, programs, and financial records. Included is a scrapbook of...

National Organization for Women, Northern Nevada Chapter Records

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Identifier: 97-31
Abstract The Northern Nevada Chapter (NNC) of the National Organization for Women (NOW) was organized at a meeting of forty women in Reno in September, 1973, by Patricia Lynch and Cheryl Jean Yee. Included are bylaws, minutes, newsletters, news releases, program flyers, correspondence, and subject files.,Subject file topics include abortion, the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, lesbian rights, reproductive rights, and sexual harassment. Material between 1973-1983.

Nevada Artists' Association Records

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Identifier: NC329
Abstract Includes minutes (incomplete); agendas, treasurers' reports; newsletters; membership rolls and applications; programs and lists of participants in art shows; newspaper clippings about events; and report, programs, and announcements of the Nevada Art Gallery, Reno, Nevada.

Nevada Athletics Media Services Records

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Identifier: AC 0575
Abstract The University of Nevada, Reno, was a member of the Big Sky Conference from 1979-1992, and was in Division I-AA. When it became a member of the Big West Conference in 1992, it moved up to Division I-A. In 2000, it joined the Western Athletic Conference (WAC), and later became a member of the Mountain West Conference in 2012. Records include athletes' flyers, game programs, histories of sports at the University; information about University President Joe Crowley's term as NCAA President,...

Nevada Governor's Conference for Women Records

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Identifier: 94-56
Overview The first Nevada Governor's Conference for Women (NGCW) was held in September, 1987 at the Las Vegas Hilton Hotel. Inspired by a Nevada Women's Conference held in 1977, the mission of the 1980s NGCW was to bring together women of diverse interests and backgrounds; to provide a forum to discuss issues and challenges; and to inspire solutions that would advance skills, opportunities and interest. The bulk of the collection consists of records of the 1989 Nevada Governor's Conference for Women and...

Nevada Press Women Records

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Identifier: 93-47
Abstract Nevada Press Women (NPW) is an organization of professional communicators, both women and men, who receive remuneration for their work. Included are minutes, correspondence, financial records, newsletters, clippings, officers' manual, convention materials, and files related to the publication of A Nevada historical miscellany. Material between 1970-2013.

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Ford, Jean, 1929-1998 4
League of Women Voters of Nevada 4
University of Nevada, Reno 4
McElrath, Jean S. 3
Clark, Euphemia 2
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Democratic Party (Nev.) 2
Douglas, Geneva 2
Early, Esther Detweiler 2
Gottschalk, Gertrude 2
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.). Nevada Chapter 2
Nevadans for ERA, Inc 2
Patterson, Edna B. 2
Raffetto, Bertha, 1885-1952 2
Reno Women's Network 2
Richard H. Bryan 2
Rusco, Elmer R. 2
Sullivan, Carley L. 2
University of Nevada 2
University of Nevada, Reno. Intercollegiate Athletics Board 2
University of Nevada, Reno. Women's Resource Center 2
Wagner, Sue 2
Women's Faculty Club (University of Nevada, Reno) 2
Adams, Eva Bertrand, 1908-1991 1
Ahern, John P. 1
Albert, Herman W. 1
Albright, Archie R. 1
Allec, Kevin 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 1
Armstrong, Rhandena 1
Atcheson, Lynn S. 1
Austin, Mary 1
Barker, Leah 1
Barrett family 1
Batchelder, Fred C. 1
Batchelor family 1
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 1
Bray, Mildred, 1892- 1
Brenner, Margaret 1
Brown, Estella Marie Hicks 1
Buckman, Thomas E. 1
Buol, Mary Stilwell 1
Business and Professional Women 1
Cafferata, Patricia D. 1
Carpenter, Kenneth 1
Chipman, Nora Saunders 1
Christensen, Walter G. 1
Churchill County High School (Fallon, Nev.) 1
Churchill County. School Board (Nev.) 1
Clapp, Hannah Keziah, 1824-1908 1
Coffey, Mary 1
Committee to Aid Abused Women 1
Creel, Cecil Willis 1
Crowley, Joseph N., 1933-2017 1
Cusick, Marilyn Amodei 1
Dangberg, Georgie Beiding 1
Dangberg, John B. 1
Dann, Carrie 1
Dann, Mary 1
Davis, Mary Ancho 1
Davis, Nellie Verrill Mighels 1
Day, J. Kirk 1
Decker, Clarabelle Douglas 1
Democratic National Committee (U.S.) 1
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
Evans, Patricia 1
Fenley, John M. 1
Ford family 1
Ford, Oscar ((Of Carson City, Nev.)) 1
Ford, Prudence Moon 1
Ford, Samuel 1
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