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Jean Ford Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 89-19
Abstract Imogene Evelyn Young (Jean) Ford (1929-1998) served in the Nevada State Assembly (1972-19760 and in the Nevada State Senate from Clark County, District 3 (1977-1982). The collection includes clippings, correspondence, and political handouts for Mary L. Gojack's 1982 campaign for U.S. Congresswoman from Nevada, and 1988 Nevada campaigns for local and federal offices; and printed materials on the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, women's rights and legal status, age and sex...
Dates: 1970-1988

Helen Herr Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 93-09
Abstract

Helen Herr was a Las Vegas, Nevada realtor and the first woman elected to the Nevada State Sentae. The collection includes newspaper clippings, certificates, and photographs related to Herr's profession as a realtor in Las Vegas, Nevada, and her political activities; and personal photographs.

Dates: 1950-1976

League of Women Voters of Nevada Records

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Identifier: 82-15
Abstract The League of Women Voters is an women's organization that encourages informed and active participation in government. The collection contains materials of the League of Women Voters (LWV) of Nevada, local Nevada Leagues, and materials from the national League from 1941-1981. These records include correspondence, minutes, newsletters, membership lists, budgets, and printed material consisting of published reports on various Nevada state and local, social and political issues of concern to...
Dates: 1941-1981

Janet MacEachern Papers

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Identifier: 94-52
Abstract

This collection consists of materials documenting Janet MacEachern's political, legislative, and volunteer activities. Through organizations she was active with these papers document Nevada's legislative processes and the state's growth and development. Issues covered include reapportionment, nuclear waste sites, tax restructuring, water and land use, health planning, legislative reform, the ERA, and other Nevada political issues between 1965 and 1994

Dates: 1964-1993

National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.), Nevada Records

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Identifier: 92-39
Abstract

Included are a Nevada state caucus history, newsletters, correspondence, bylaws, membership rolls, and minutes from the Nevada Caucus, Capital Chapter (Carson City), and Bird Wilson Chapter of the Nevada Women's Political Caucus, and material from "Women winning in '82 and '84" seminars. Material between 1979-1991.

Dates: 1979-1991

Nevada Elected Women's Network Records

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Identifier: 92-38
Abstract

The Nevada Elected Women's Network was a non-partisan Nevada organization of women who held public office. The collecion includes a history of the organization, membership rosters, correspondence, treasurers' reports, news releases, program announcements, newspaper clippings, and newsletters.

Dates: 1980-1991

Nevada Women Research Papers

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Identifier: 92-41
Abstract

Lenore Marie Kosso was a historian. The collection contains material collected by Kosso for two proposed publications: one on the Equal Rights Amendment battle in Nevada and one on distinguished Nevada women.

Dates: 1973-1989

Women in Politics Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 92-40
Abstract

Jean Ford was a Nevada State Senator, educator, and consultant. The collection contains materials on Nevada women in elected office, appointed positions, and politics, and includes directories, newspaper clippings, and workshop materials.

Dates: 1970-1992

Women in Politics Conference Records

 Collection
Identifier: 93-08
Abstract

Women in Politics was the Nevada branch of the National Women's Political Caucus. Their purpose was to provide a support group for women interested in running for public office. The collection includes financial reports, correspondence, and program materials used to organize Nevada state Women in politics conferences.

Dates: 1980-1992

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