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Women -- Political activity -- Nevada

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 39 Collections and/or Records:

Kay Bennett Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 96-16
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).

Shelley Berkley campaign ephemera

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Identifier: 93-36
Abstract Includes campaign flyers and stickers for Berkley's 1982 and 1991 political campaigns for election to the University of Nevada System, Board of Regents.

Virginia Cain Papers

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Identifier: 96-45
Abstract Included are reports, correspondence, names of delegates to conventions, names of county chairs, and minutes of the Nevada Democratic Party; reports, agendas, minutes, and other materials of the Democratic National Committee meeting of 1990; and miscellaneous conference materials.

Virginia Cain Papers

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Identifier: 97-21
Abstract This collection relates almost entirely to Mrs. Cain's involvement with the Democratic Party at the local, state, and national level. Included are administration and convention materials for the Democratic Party of Washoe County, the Nevada State Democratic Party, Democratic National Committee, and the Democratic Women's Club of Carson City and campaign materials for the election of Cain's daughter, Mary-Ellen McMullen, to the Board of Regents of the University of Nevada and for Justice Bob...

Mary Coffey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 95-07
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.

Jill Derby Papers

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Identifier: 93-45
Abstract Jill Derby is a Nevada anthropologist, consultant and lecturer on social concerns, communication dynamics, and cross-cultural perspectives; leader of the organization Nevadans for ERA; member of the Nevada Board of Regents; first state chair of the National Women's Political Caucus (NWPC) (U.S.), Nevada; and active in the Douglas County (Nevada) branch of the NWPC (U.S.). Included are political materials about Derby's campaigns for University of Nevada Regent and Nevada state Assemblyman;...

Jean Ford Papers

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Identifier: 89-19
Abstract Included are clippings, correspondence, and political handouts for Mary L. Gojack's 1982 campaign for U.S. Congressman from Nevada, and 1988 Nevada campaigns for local and federal offices; and printed materials on the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, women's rights and legal status, age and sex discrimination, education for women, and other related women's issues in Nevada and the U.S.

Jean Ford Papers

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Identifier: 93-41
Abstract The collection consists primarily of materials created and/or used by Ford during her years as Nevada state legislator and during the operation of her businesses. Additional materials include personal papers, and course materials from her role as instructor in the Women’s Studies Program at UNR. A series which was added in 1996 contains materials about the many organizations and committees she has been involved with in her professional career.

Vivian Freeman Papers

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Identifier: 93-43
Abstract Materials of Nevada women's organizations include bylaws, newsletters, minutes, and correspondence from the National Women's Political Caucus, Nevada and Anne Martin Chapters; Nevada League of Women Voters; Nevadans for Better Government; Reno Women's Network; and Hannah Humanitarian Award.

Diana Glomb Records

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Identifier: 96-11
Abstract Included is material from Glomb's Nevada State Senate campaign against Erick Beyer, texts of legislation sponsored by Glomb, information on issues of interest such as child and maternal health care, and documents related to the investigation conducted by the Nevada Commission on Judicial Discipline against Washoe County District Court Judge Jerry Carr Whitehead.