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Abstract Interview by Grace Danberg.,Recollections of household hardships in Virginia City, Nevada, and in the governor's mansion in Carson City.
Abstract Emmet Derby Boyle was a mining engineer who became a Nevada state engineer and governor of the state. Scrapbooks cover chiefly his period as governor and include official proclamations, clippings, and some correspondence (1906-1922).
Abstract Contains photographs, clippings, certificates and letters related to Denver S. Dickerson, Nevada Lieutenant Governor and Acting Governor; Mrs. Una L. Reilly Dickerson, Washoe County, Nevada, law librarian; Harvey D. Dickerson, Nevada Attorney General and candidate for various political offices; Denver Dickerson, Nevada State legislator and diplomat; and George Dickerson, lawyer.
Overview The Gathering of Governors was a special live broadcast on KNPB Channel 5 featuring four former and one current Nevada governors discussing their experiences. The collection contains the program for the broadcast.
Dates: 1993 April 14
Identifier: AC 0586
Overview The Honorary Board of Visitors for the State University of Nevada was created during the Seventeenth Session of the State Legislature via Senate Bill No. 12 in February 1895. The Board was to consist of 15 members, one from each county, appointed by the Governor. The collection consists of one certificate executed by Governor E. P. Carville, appointing Arnold A. Millard as a member of the Honorary Board of Visitors of the University of Nevada on February 25, 1944.
Dates: 1944 February 25
Overview The Joint Committee on the Investigation of the Closed Banks was a Nevada committee formed to investigate the failure and closing of banks in 1932, particularly those controlled by George Wingfield. The collection contains testimonies, including statements by Acting Governor Morley Griswold and accounting statements from various firms affected by the bank closings.
Abstract Kathy List was former wife of Nevada governor Robert List, Republican who was governor from 1979-1983. Scrapbook includes clippings, photographs, invitations, brochures, clippings, and mementos pertaining to activities during the period when Robert List was governor of Nevada. Material from 1968; 1979-1982.
Dates: 1968; 1979-1982
Overview 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 (Mrs....
Dates: 1896-1964; Majority of material found within 1940-1964
Abstract Contained in this collection is correspondence: letters to and from the superintendent, George G. Lyon; two major stockholders, William I. Sutherland and Nevada Governor John Henry Kinkead; James G. Chesley; D. B. Merry; J. D. Channell; and James H. Kinkead, nephew and private secretary of the governor, dealing with matters of the company and the White Mountain Water Company, operated by the same individuals.,Mention is made of state politics and delegates from Esmeralda County. A cancelled...
Abstract Consists primarily of scrapbooks; also administrative files for Russell's terms as U.S. Representative and governor, and photos. Scrapbooks consist of clippings; administrative files include correspondence, reports, and Governors' Conferences materials.
- Subject: Governors -- Nevada X
- University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department 12
- University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives 1
- Sawyer, Grant 3
- Boyle, Emmet Derby 2
- List, Robert 2
- Bible, Alan, 1909-1988 1
- Boyle, Vida Margaret McClure 1
- Bunker, Berkeley Lloyd, 1906- 1
- Carville, Edward Peter 1
- Channell, J. D. 1
- Chesley, James G., 1851- 1
- Davis, Jackson Lee 1
- Democratic Party (Nev.) 1
- Dickerson (Family : Nevada) 1
- Dickerson, Denver 1
- Dickerson, Denver S. 1
- Dickerson, George (Lawyer) 1
- Dickerson, Harvey Denver, 1905- 1
- Dickerson, Una Reilly 1
- Dickinson family 1
- Griswold, Morley 1
- KNPB (Television station) 1
- Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald) 1
- Kinkead, James H., 1843-1912 1
- Kinkead, John H. (John Henry), 1826-1904 1
- Laxalt, Paul 1
- List, Kathy 1
- Lyon, George G. 1
- McCarran, Pat, 1876-1954 1
- Merry, D. B. 1
- Millard, Arnold A. 1
- Miller, Bob 1
- Moody, Lester 1
- Nevada. Attorney General 1
- Nevada. Governor (1959-1967 : Sawyer) 1
- Nevada. Legislature. Joint Committee on the Investigation of the Closed Banks 1
- Nevada. Lieutenant-Governor 1
- O'Callaghan, Mike 1
- Pearson, Drew, 1897-1969 1
- Pittman, Key, 1872-1940 1
- Pittman, Mimosa 1
- Pittman, Vail Montgomery, 1883-1964 1
- Princess Mine and Milling Company 1
- Richard H. Bryan 1
- Russell, Charles H. (Charles Hinton), 1903-1989 1
- Sandoval, Brian, 1963- 1
- Sparks Family 1
- Sparks, John 1
- Sutherland, William I. 1
- Truman, Harry S. 1
- University of Nevada. Honorary Board of Visitors 1
- White Mountain Water Company 1
- Wingfield, George, 1876-1959 1 ∧ less