Reno (Nev.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

Minutes of the Reno Promotional Committee

Identifier: NC1232

The Reno Promotional Committee was an organization which developed ways of drawing visitors to Reno. Includes minutes, agendas, resume of public relations activities for the Reno Chamber of Commerce, and budget for promotion of the 1960 Reno rodeo.

Dates: 1959-1960

Abstract of Title...Riverside Heights Addition to Reno...

Identifier: NC1017

Washoe County Title Guaranty is a company in Reno, Nevada, which compiles copies of deeds and other title documents constituting a chain of title for specific property. Collection contains chain of title for lot 10, block 2 of the Riverside Heights Addition to Reno, Nevada, beginning with its acquisition by the Central Pacific Railroad, then Myron Lake, the Newlands Company, and others. Date range 1876-1920.

Dates: 1876-1920

Gladys Belknap Rowley Scrapbooks

Identifier: 84-26
Abstract Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings of the column "Reno review" from the Nevada state journal between 1938-1956 and created by Gladys Belknap Rowley; plus correspondence related to the column; columns written by Brewster Adams ("Values in the rough") containing comments directed to Rowley; and comments, compliments, and critique she received about her work. Subjects of the columns generally about Reno, Rowley's family, the home front during World War II, experiences of Reno men in the war,...
Dates: 1938-1956

Interview of Miguel Sepulveda

Identifier: 88-37

Transcript of an interview of Sepulveda by Samuel A. Brewer about the Mexican-American population of Reno, projections for the future of Hispanics in Reno and Nevada, a biographical sketch of Sepulveda, and a description of his participation in the Hispanic community.

Dates: May 1988

Elizabeth Laidlaw Smith Letter

Identifier: NC837

Letter to the librarian of the Univ. of Nevada-Reno, providing a biographical sketch of Laidlaw's family, the Smiths, in Reno; and Teddy Roosevelt's visit there.,Tipped into a book issued by the Nevada Commercial League of Reno, Reno, Nevada and its surroundings (Reno : Gazette Publishing Company, 1907); Special Collections call number F849.R4,R46 1907.

Dates: May 23, 1956

Ivan Sessions Smith Scrapbook

Identifier: 84-03

Ivan Sessions Smith was the secretary to the president of the University of Nevada-Reno. Scrapbook includes invitations, programs, clippings about Reno events, place cards, calling cards, photographs, correspondence, and souvenirs from 1900-1927.

Dates: 1900-1927

University of Nevada, Reno, Ethnological Archives

Identifier: 92-09
Abstract Included are students' final field reports; administrative correspondence, grant applications and reports; reference material distributed to students; and research material compiled by Drs. Warren d'Azevedo and Catherine Fowler on kinship in Washington County, Utah, and Reno, Nevada.,Topics of student reports include the Washo, Paiute, and Shoshone Indians of northern Nevada; Navaho at Kaibito, New Mexico; Indians on Vancouver Island, British Columbia; Samoans in the San Francisco Bay area,...
Dates: 1960-1977

J. Robert Wagner Papers

Identifier: 89-75

Correspondence to Wagner from Steve Wark, Nevada State Republican Chairman and other Republican party officials regarding the 1988 presidential elections; an agenda, pamphlets, application, party platform statements, and convention rules for the 1988 Washoe County and Nevada Republican conventions; and a newsletter, the Washoe republican, March 1988.

Dates: 1975-1988

Letter from Will

Identifier: NC827

Letter from Will to his father and mother (who were residents of Clayton), describing his visit to San Francisco and living conditions in Reno.

Dates: October 13, 1877