Postcards

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

W. Edmund Hood Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: NC1111
Abstract

Scrapbooks of photos, postcards, and other souvenirs of vacations and cruises to the U.S., Europe, and around the world.

Dates: 1910-1946

Kathleen Thompson Norris Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: NC1072
Abstract

Letter to John Francis Neylan, telling him he didn't need to buy her books or even like "this one". Formerly tipped into Norris' book Family gathering: the memoirs of Kathleen Norris (Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday and Company, 1959). Also, a postcard from Norris to Bertha M. Rice about Rice's accident and a book Norris was sending. Tipped into Norris' book Noon an autobiographical sketch.

Dates: undated and 1955

Post card collection

 Collection
Identifier: NC648
Abstract

Collection of post card views of scenes in Nevada, California, Idaho, Oregon, Colorado, Utah, and foreign countries and holiday greeting cards.

Dates: 1909-1914

Postcard to Lida Cook

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-57
Abstract

Rachel Updyke was born in Greenwood, New York and moved as a teacher to Pyramid, Nevada between 1900 and 1910. Collection contains one postcard written by Rachel to Lida Cook on January 23, 1910. Rachel talks about living on the edge of a lake, which we know from the postmark is Pyramid Lake.

Dates: January 23, 1910

Receipt for Nevada State Statutes

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-56
Abstract W. G. Douglass served as the Secretary of the State (1903-1911) and Clerk of the Supreme Court (1903-1911), an unusual position that was deemed to be unconstitutional by the Supreme Court in 1910. From 1864-1895, they were two separate positions, and were consolidated into one from 1895-1910. Douglass was one of two men to serve in both positions simultaneously. Collection contains one postcard sent to W. G. Douglass in Carson City, Nevada on August 24, 1909. The postcard is a receipt for...
Dates: August 24, 1909

Stanley G. Palmer and Prouty Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1409
Abstract

Stanley Gustavus Palmer (1887-1975) and Ethel Grace Prouty (1887-1947) were residents of Reno, Nevada and attended the University of Nevada. Stanley was an instructor, professor, and dean of the College of Engineering at the University of Nevada from 1915-1957. The collection contains personal papers and photographs taken by Stanley as well as postcards from the Prouty family.

Dates: 1902-1920

University Archives Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0702
Abstract

The University Archives Photograph Collection is comprised of miscellaneous photographs received via donation or purchase that do not belong to a larger collection. These images all document the visual history of the University of Nevada, Reno.

Dates: circa mid-1920s