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Nevada -- Politics and government

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 99 Collections and/or Records:

Denny Lynch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 90-19
Abstract Copies of articles written and or published by Lynch, letters to and from Nevada politicians regarding a bombing incident at the Chicken Ranch Brothel in Pahrump, other writings on Nevada political issues and Pahrump history, and photos of Pahrump and residents.

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

Anne Martin campaign literature

 Collection
Identifier: 96-25
Abstract Campaign literature includes flyers with testimonials from well-known national feminist figures; Martin's views on World War I, on land monopoly in Nevada, and on labor; and postcards in English and Italian urging women to support Martin in her Nevada senatorial campaig

Clyde Mathews Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC705
Abstract Includes correspondence, reports, minutes and clippings of his work in civil rights; reports and clippings about the Reno-Sparks Indian Colony; and material about his Baptist ministry and Congressional Campaign.

H. C. May letter to Henry M. Yerington

 Collection
Identifier: NC343
Abstract Letter to Yerington discusses politics and mining in and around Candelaria, Nevada, French and English copper syndicates, and the price of copper. May informs Yerington that if prices hold the copper properties along the Carson and Colorado Railroad would prove valuable.

An addendum to the Joseph F. McDonald Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 98-05
Abstract Included are letters to and from Nevada politicians, and from Harry S. Bunker, treasurer of Speidel Newspapers, Inc. In addition to letters there are occasionally newspaper clippings and election ephemeral.

Courtenay Swain McGowen Records

 Collection
Identifier: 99-14
Abstract Legislative records contain meeting notes, background material, draft and final versions of bills sponsored by McGowen, her speeches in the Assembly, clippings, notes, statistics, audio tapes of committee meetings, and minutes of committee meetings. Election records include materials related to McGowen's Assembly campaigns: opinion polls and questionnaires, campaign plans, press releases, publicity materials, and campaign disclosure reports.

Memorial to Congress for the extension of the annual session of the legislative Assembly of the Territory of Nevada

 Collection
Identifier: 96-26
Abstract Bill no. 41, a memorial from the Nevada Assembly to the U.S. Congress, asked that the Organic Act be amended to give the Assembly authority to sit 90 days instead of 40.

Mighels Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC470
Abstract Papers include letter from Philip to Ed about business; ms on "Mining camp 'booms'" by Roy; typescript poem "Action" by Davis; scrapbook (1863-1888) started by Henry R., including clippings of his poetry and prose, Nevada history, and his election as Assembly speaker; and a scrapbook (1894-1897) by Harry of his published poetry, prose, and book reviews.

Thomas Woodnutt Miller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC441
Abstract Primarily correspondence and diaries relating to all aspects of Miller's career and interests. Includes letters from many state and national leaders.