Women -- Nevada
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 59 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Mrs. Shellenberger describes her Mormon parents' emigration from England to Utah, father's work in pioneer Utah, childhood in a Mormon family, move to Lund and Preston, Nevada in about 1898 with a Mormon colonizing group, marriage to Walter Shellenberger in 1903, married life in the mining town of Ruth and in Ely, ranching in the Snake Valley, raising ten children, and involvement in Mormon church activities.,A brief genealogical chart is included.
Abstract Interview by Grace Danberg.,Recollections of household hardships in Virginia City, Nevada, and in the governor's mansion in Carson City.
Abstract ncluded are campaign materials, biographical statement, and campaign t-shirts for Bennett's 1990 campaign for Nev. State Assembly District 40 (unsuccessful) and 1992 campaign for the Carson City Board of Supervisors (successful).
Abstract Scrapbooks for three Lovelock chapters include photographs, party favors, guest lists, clippings, and memorabilia.
Abstract Deeds transferring claims in the Birdsall Company, a Virginia City, Nevada silver mining company located on the Montour Ledge. Some of the claims owners were women.
Abstract Scrapbooks include photographs and clippings about California and Las Vegas, Nevada, produced while Borders was a commissioner of the Nevada Commission of Consumer Affairs.
Abstract Sheet music honoring the Tonopah Ambulance Regiment for service in World War I and A letter accompanying the gift from Barbara Horton Mighels, describes other war-related activities in Tonopah.
Abstract Clippings describe the golden wedding anniversary celebrations of Georgie and John B. Dangberg, Prominant ranchers in the Carson Valley of Nevada
Abstract Included are biographical sketches; certificates; clippings; miscellaneous correspondence; a speech; Soroptimist International legislative advocate reports; and material about the National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) Bird Wilson Chapter (Las Vegas, Nevada), the 1977 National Women's Conference, the Women and the Constitution Symposium (Atlanta, Georgia, 1988), and numberous button badges with women's rights slogans.
Abstract Newspaper clippings and video tape of reunions in 1979 and 1980 of former residents of Contact, Nevada. Contact is now a mining ghost town located between Wells and Jackpot, Nevada.