Nevada -- Politics and government

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 99 Collections and/or Records:

Nevada, One of Fifty: Radio Shows

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Identifier: 97-02
Abstract Nevada, one of fifty was a series of radio programs produced by the University of Nevada, Reno, as part of the U.S. Bicentennial celebration, which explored various aspects of the state: history, politics, immigrants, Native Americans, government, ghost towns, art, and some individuals. George Herman, professor of English at the University of Nevada, was the most frequent host but every show featured a different guest. Forty-six programs were produced, this collection is incomplete....

Program for the Nevada Republican state convention

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Identifier: 96-29
Abstract Program for the 1996 Nevada Republican state convention held May 2 in Reno, Nevada.

Nevada State Democratic Convention Records

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Identifier: NC517
Abstract Registration materials given to convention delegates. Includes newsletters, lists of delegates, programs, and candidate pamphlets. The collection contains material from 1962-1968 created by the Nevada State Democratic Convention.

Poster and letterhead of the Nevada State Democratic Labor Club

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Identifier: 90-41
Abstract Poster advertising weekly public dances held in conjunction with the Women's Roosevelt Democratic Labor Club, and letterhead.

Letterhead of Nevada State Federation of Labor

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Identifier: 90-47
Abstract Blank letterhead lists names of Nevada officers, executive committee, legislative agent, and attorney; Lillie B. Clinedinst was secretary. The collection contains material from 1927 created by the Nevada State Federation of Labor.

Newsletter

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Identifier: NC921
Abstract Newsletter for the Organization for Young Democrats from 1965. Includes news of coming events and accounts of meetings of other Democratic Party clubs.

Esther Nicholson Papers

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Identifier: 92-24
Overview Ester Nicholson (1902-1992) became a member of the League of Women Voters in 1927 and was active in League activities throughout the rest of her life. The collection includes Nicholson's files on the Nevada, Carson City, Las Vegas and U.S. Leagues of Women Voters, Nevada politics, Carson City (Nevada), and women in Nevada.

Peter C. Petersen Papers

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Identifier: NC430
Abstract Primarily political correspondence with Nevada Senator Pat McCarran. Some letters are accompanied by bills, receipts, and contractor's estimates relating to the Senator's property in and near Reno; or relevant newspaper clippings, memos, or minutes of meetings.

Princess Mine and Milling Company Records

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Identifier: NC1131
Abstract Contained in this collection is correspondence: letters to and from the superintendent, George G. Lyon; two major stockholders, William I. Sutherland and Nevada Governor John Henry Kinkead; James G. Chesley; D. B. Merry; J. D. Channell; and James H. Kinkead, nephew and private secretary of the governor, dealing with matters of the company and the White Mountain Water Company, operated by the same individuals.,Mention is made of state politics and delegates from Esmeralda County. A cancelled...

Race and the Nevada legislature, 1860-1970

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Identifier: 99-40
Abstract Elmer R. Rusco was a professor emeritus of Political Science, University of Nevada, Reno. Unpublished manuscript marked "rough draft," summarizes the statutes and resolutions regarding race passed by the legislatures of Nevada, territory and state, from 1860-1970; Nevada Supreme Court decisions arising from these actions; and opinions of the Attorney General regarding these laws (1971).