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Mildred Breedlove Papers

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Identifier: 92-47
Overview Mildred Breedlove was appointed Nevada poet laureate in 1957 and 1959 and was active in the Las Vegas Branch of National Pen Women. She organized the Nevada State Poetry Society in 1961. Included are correspondence, Breedlove's published and unpublished poetry, clippings, awards, certificates, photographs, scrapbook of published poems, and portrait painted in oils.

Irene Bruce Papers

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Identifier: 87-14
Abstract Primarily typescript poems by Bruce: Mountain cabin, Autumn wind across a grave, Widow, Garden spider, Lost Indian wind, and Lake Pyramid. Also included is a printed pamphlet of poetry and letter from Bruce to J [Joanne de Longchamps].

Irene Bruce Papers

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Identifier: 2017-26
Overview Irene Bruce (1903-1937) was a Nevada Poet, poetry editor for Nevada magazine, founder of the Reno Poetry Workshop, and member of the National League of American Pen Women. Collection contains notebooks of poetry written by Bruce and a manuscript copy and a book jacket of Night Cry.

Cowboy Poetry Gathering collection

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Identifier: 94-08
Abstract Materials include programs, flyers for the Cowboy Music Gathering, list or catalog of gift items for sale, copies of articles about Elko and previous Poetry Gatherings, and fact sheets and financial statements of the Western Folklife Center.

The Feather River Anthology, or "Holy Water"

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Identifier: 89-01
Abstract Tongue-in-cheek poem on the allocation and use (or misuse) of water in California.

William L. Fox Papers

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Identifier: 2006-15
Overview William L. Fox, poet, writer and artist, has worked with arts and literary organizations, including the Western States Arts Foundation and the Western States Book Awards, co-founded the West Coast Poetry Review (a small press) with Bruce McAllister, has been an artist-in-residence in Nevada and Washington, deputy and executive director of the Nevada Arts Council (1979-1993), and served as poetry program director for the Squaw Valley Community of Writers...

William L. Fox Papers

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Identifier: 93-39
Abstract Included are records of boards on which Fox served; correspondence, reviews, and manuscripts generated by WCPR; manuscripts, poems, and poetry notebooks written by Fox under his own and his pen name, Ian Tarnman; copies of the New Zealand poetry journal edge, for which Fox was overseas editor; and correspondence from poets, writers, and artists who were published by Fox or who worked with him on various projects

Charles Hendel writings and correspondence

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Identifier: NC1212
Abstract Contains poems and prose by Hendel and others on many subjects. Some material appears under Hendel's pen name, Cinnabar Ike, and was previously published in Nevada newspapers. Also included are letters and essays about Mark Twain Youth Camp (Mineral County, Nevada), and proposals to bring water from the Columbia River to Nevada.

Henry Hardy Hogan Scrapbook

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Identifier: NC116
Abstract Album of clippings about Nevada including history of the Reno Civil War veterans, inequality of blacks and whites, a mining story, letter to the state legislature about the location of the Insane Asylum, and poems of and obituary of Hogan and others.

Olephia King Papers

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Identifier: NC1046
Abstract Xerox copies of poetry and family memorabilia, including photos and news articles, especially about Leafy's deer hunting trips.

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National League of American Pen Women, Reno Branch 1
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