Universities and colleges -- Nevada

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

University of Nevada, Reno, Alumni Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0390
Abstract

The University of Nevada Alumni Association was organized in 1894/95 and encourages the relationship between the university and its alumni to promote the welfare of the institution. The Association's activities include regional chapters, support for student activities, and alumni continuing education. The collection includes minutes and correspondence of the Alumni Council and Executive Committee, various alumni committees, homecoming programs and reunions.

Dates: 1924-2015

Evalyn Titus Dearmin Papers

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Identifier: AC 0687
Abstract

Evalyn Titus Dearmin graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno in 1956. She worked at UNR in the College of Education on a federal grant project on ethnic heritage in the 1970s. Collection contains materials collected on native languages and culture as well as photographs of UNR in the 1950s.

Dates: 1955-2006

Mary Sue Ferrell University Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0517
Abstract

Mary Sue Ferrell graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno in 1971 with a Bachelor's of Arts in History. Collection contains a Teenage Opportunity Program patch, a UNR Centennial lapel pin, and a blue UNR pin.

Dates: circa 1965-1971

Charles Greenhaw Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0647
Abstract Charles Greenhaw was a graduate student at the University of Nevada, Reno, in the late 1960s. He was an assistant professor of English in Arkansas, an English instructor at Elko Community College in 1970, and commuted to Owyhee to teach English to Native Americans. He was affiliated with the Elko community college until 1991. The collection consists of Greenhaw's unpublished manuscript about the history of community colleges in Nevada called People's...
Dates: circa 1996

Intercollegiate Athletics Moving Image Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0030
Abstract The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics administers the University's men's and women's intercollegiate sports programs. The University of Nevada, Reno was a member of the Northern California Athletic Conference from 1954-1968, the West Coast Athletic Conference from 1969-1979, and the Big Sky Conference from 1979-1992. The collection consists of 198 reels of 16mm film and VHS copies produced by the Athletic Department of the University of Nevada, Reno of intercollegiate athletic events....
Dates: 1939-1985

Larry Struve Papers

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Identifier: AC 0670
Abstract

Papers from Larry Struve's time as a member of the University of Nevada Alumni Association governing board from 1970-1980, including his year as president of the Association in 1973-1974 and the campaign to restore Morrill Hall, which was successfully completed in 1978.

Dates: 1970-1980

Records of the President of the University of Nevada, Reno, Charles J. Armstrong

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Identifier: AC 0563
Abstract Charles Johnstone Armstrong, 10th president of the University of Nevada, was born on June 22, 1911, in Victoria, British Columbia. He attended Victoria College and graduated from the University of British Columbia in 1932. He received his doctoral degree in classical philology from Harvard University in 1936. Charles J. Armstrong (1911-1994) served as the 10th president of the University of Nevada, Reno from 1958-1967. The collection contains records created by the Office of the President...
Dates: 1958-1967

University of Nevada, Reno Campus Centennial Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0613
Abstract

The University of Nevada, Reno Campus Centennial Records include copies of "The First Century" by Bob Blesse and James Hulse, correspondence, planning committee material, "Laying the Cornerstone" etchings by Nevada artist Roy Purcell, marketing material, a special supplement to the Reno-Gazette Journal, proclamations by Governor Richard Bryan and Mayor Peter Sferrazza, program brochures, and videotapes of the ceremony.

Dates: 1985-1986

Stewart Hall Records

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Identifier: AC 0635
Abstract

Steward Hall was the second building constructed on the University of Nevada campus in 1889. It was later demolished. in The Stewart Hall Records consist of a safety survey conducted in January 1958, and an article about the removal of the building's upper levels from September 1959. 2013 email from Alumna Patricia Sue Hamilton describes the evacuation of the building during a 1957 earthquake, which led to the removal of the building's upper levels in 1959.

Dates: 1958 - 1959; 2013

University Archives Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0664
Abstract

Collection contains informational and promotional material created by a variety of administrative and departmental units at the University of Nevada, Reno. Administrative records, marketing material and publications vary with each organization.

Dates: 1887-2017