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Nevada, a history of the state from the earliest times through the Civil War

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Identifier: 82-03
Abstract

Effie Mona Mack (1888–1969) was an American historian, educator, and textbook co-author. Collection contains edited manuscript, photographs and maps for Mack's book on the history of Nevada to 1864 (1935). Also included is her syllabus prepared for a high school history class on the history of Nevada (1945)

Dates: 1935; 1945

Nevada Writers Hall of Fame and Silver Pen Award Records

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Identifier: AC 0519
Abstract In 1988, the President of the Friends of the University Libraries, Marilyn Melton, proposed an awards program to honor and celebrate Nevada writers. That same year, Walter Van Tilburg Clark and Robert Laxalt became the first two authors to be inducted into the Nevada Writers Hall of Fame. The records include budget and planning information for the annual programs, correspondence, histories of the two awards, biographical and marketing material about the authors, newspaper clippings, and some...
Dates: 1878-2020