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Nevada -- Politics and government

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 99 Collections and/or Records:

Anti-Mechling campaign speech

 Collection
Identifier: 99-13
Abstract Speech by unidentified Reno attorney examining the merits of Thomas Mechling's fellow Democratic Party candidates for governor, attacks Mechling's campaign promises, and itemizes Mechling's alleged lies.

Ballot for general election

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Identifier: 90-10
Abstract Official ballot for the general election lists offices, names and political parties of candidates; verso contains a map of the Mt. Vernon, Ohio, and Terra Cotta mining claims in the Washington Mining District, Storey County.

Walter Baring newspaper clippings

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Identifier: 98-37
Abstract Newspaper clippings about Nevada Congressman Walter Baring (democrat) include articles about Baring, his personal appearances, and his politics.

Martha Barlow Papers

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Identifier: 95-64
Abstract Included are an autobiographical sketch; candidate declaration forms; certificates; last will and testaments; materials related to property and the estate of Martha's father, Joseph William Gruss; genealogy of the family of her husband, Arthur Richard Barlow (1916-199-); a history of the Justice of the Peace of Mina Township, Nevada; and family photographs.

George A. Bartlett Papers

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Identifier: NC1253
Abstract Included are legal records and related materials from cases for which Bartlett was either the attorney or judge: divorces, estates, mining and water issues, paroles, guardianships, naturalizations, and wills. Other materials include family and business correspondence; financial records; biographical materials; Bartlett family legal papers; Bartlett's literary writings and notes; Cornelius Vanderbilt, Jr.'s manuscript "Swing your partner"

Kay Bennett Papers

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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.

Norman Henry Biltz Papers

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Identifier: NC465
Abstract Materials related to Biltz' career and interests in land development and politics. Most of the clippings and manuscripts are about Biltz and associates.

Frank R. Brotherton Correspondence

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Identifier: 95-48
Abstract Brotherton's letters to General R.P. Keating discuss the appointment of a postmaster for Belmont, Nevada; establishment of a post office at Pahrump, Nevada; and politics involved with both decisions.

University of Nevada, Reno, Bureau of Governmental Research records

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Identifier: AC 0259
Abstract Records contain manuscripts and drafts, data, correspondence, transcribed interviews, and reports developed for bureau publications, including the Newsletter, edited by Elmer Rusco. Interviews include state senators Carl Dodge and Coe Swobe for the newsletter; and Margaret Badie, Dolores Feemster, Samuel Gibson, Howard Gloyd, Julia Hamlet, William Hunt, Ernest Mullins, Esterline Nelson, Alice Smith, William C. Webb, Joseph Williams, and Ullyses S. Woodward for Voices of Black Nevada, 1971. ...