Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

Women -- West (U.S.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 63 Collections and/or Records:

Industrial Workers of the World Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC1032
Abstract Included are membership rosters, expense books, and minutes. Of particular note are the indications of the number of women involved in the Wobbly movement in Nevada.

Beatrice Fettic Jones Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 84-02
Abstract Primarily, legal documents such as deeds and probate cases; and accounts of the earliest settlers in Nevada, specifically the Motts, Fettics, and Brockliss'.,Misc. materials include report card and diploma from Mottsville schools, newspaper clippings, genealogical worksheets, Nevada centennial programs, an autograph album, and scrapbook of 19th and 20th century advertising art.

Records of the Ladies' Aid Society

 Collection
Identifier: NC129
Abstract Included are accounts of meetings, lists of members, and financial records. Minutes frequently mention quilt making activities by the members.

League of Women Voters of Nevada Records

 Collection
Identifier: 82-15
Abstact Collection contains materials of the League of Women Voters (LWV) of Nevada, local Nevada Leagues, and materials from the national League. These records include correspondence, minutes, newsletters, membership lists, budgets, and printed material consisting of published reports on various Nevada state and local, social and political issues of concern to the League.

Diary of Mabel Lockett

 Collection
Identifier: 94-51
Abstract Typescript daily diary of Mabel Lockett's family's trip by wagon from Chadron, Nebraska, to Flagstaff and Phoenix, Arizona.

Janet MacEachern Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 94-52
Abstract This collection consists of materials documenting Janet MacEachern's political, legislative, and volunteer activities. Through organizations she was active with these papers document Nevada's legislative processes and the state's growth and development. Issues covered include reapportionment, nuclear waste sites, tax restructuring, water and land use, health planning, legislative reform, the ERA, and other Nevada political issues between 1965 and 1994

Florence Schilling McClure Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 90-25
Abstract The collection includes copies of articles, correspondence and photographs about Mrs. McClure's work with CARR, Soroptimist International of Greater Las Vegas, Nevada prisons and prisoners, the League of Women Voters, Nevada Girls Training Center (Caliente), and Victims rights.

Anna Lander West McDonnell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 96-13
Abstract The Anna Lander West McDonnell Papers include materials documenting Anna McDonnell and the Lander family. This includes correspondence, wills, cemetery documents, news clippings and biographical information.

My life with Will James

 Collection
Identifier: 90-13
Abstract Incomplete manuscript autobiography of Alice Conradt James Ross' early married life with Will James.

National League of American Pen Women, Reno Branch Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC611
Abstract Includes minutes of meetings, correspondence, constitution and bylaws, membership lists, newsclippings of the League's and members' activities, and entries from the Junior Historians' Writers' contest. Scrapbooks contain branch charter, 1927; photos, clippings, watercolor sketches, articles by members.