Education -- Nevada

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Frederick M. Anderson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 84-01
Overview Collection contains material relating to Dr. Anderson's medical practice, his term on the University of Nevada Board of Regents, the University of Nevada School of Medicine, Anderson's political involvement and personal papers. Material includes correspondence, reports, notes, speeches, and printed material from 1929-1984.

Citizens' Committee for Public Schools Records

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Identifier: NC17
Overview Citizens' Committee for Public Schools was group of citizens in Reno, Nevada who organized in October 1953 to find solutions to local school problems of overcrowding and lack of funding. The collection contains materials related to the organization of the group, meeting minutes, a public survey, research statistics, and some financial materials from 1947-1960.

Conference on Crisis in Values: Its Meaning for Higher Education in the 1980's Collection

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Identifier: AC 0071
Overview The conference, "The Crisis in Values: Its Meaning for Higher Education in the 1980's" was a series of lectures and symposia held in April 1980, to stimulate discussion and to re-examine the role of higher education in society, and specifically in Nevada society, at the beginning of the 1980s. The collection contains general correspondence, brochures, the grant proposal, final report of the conference, and 12 audiocassettes of the speakers and panel discussions.

John Ensign U.S. Senatorial Papers

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Identifier: 2013-11
Overview Materials cover John Ensign's career as a U.S. Senator from Nevada from 2001 until his resignation on May 3, 2011. Files are only from his Washington D.C. office, with the bulk coming from Ensign's first term during the 107th to 109th congresses (2001-2006). The collection include correspondence, speeches, schedules, legislative work on bills and hearings, news clips, reports, and some audio/visual records. A few photographs and memorabilia are also included.

Maude Frazier collection

 Collection
Identifier: NC1117
Abstract Includes correspondence and a biographical checklist on Maude Frazier, Nevada politician and educator, and Glass' biographical sketch on Frazier as submitted to Notable American women.

Nancy Gomes Papers

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Identifier: 93-24
Overview Nancy Gomes (1926-1979) was a member of the Washoe County (Nevada) Board of Education, 1972-1976; and the Nevada State Assembly, 1976-1978 where she initiated legislation on public assistance, child welfare, adoption reform, and the initial Nevada juvenile code. Gomes was active in the League of Women Voters, the Center for Religious Life, and Women's Associates, a Consulting Firm. The collection documents two aspects of Ms. Gomes public life: her service on the Washoe County School Board,...

Handbook for Teachers

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Identifier: 89-14
Abstract Preliminary draft of a handbook designed as a tool for leaders and members of the Nevada State Education Association. The collection contains material from 1958 created by the Nevada State Education Association.

Leon W. Hartman Papers

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Identifier: NC782
Abstract Collection of high school graduation announcements and community programs (1891-1914), and high school dance programs (1900-1914). High schools located in Virginia City, Reno, Eureka, and White Pine with events from Dayton and Reno. Some of the dance cards are not dated with some handmade.

Procter R. Hug Papers

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Identifier: 83-25
Abstract Materials related to Proctor R. Hug's careers in education and the Nevada Senate from 1927-1977.

Nevada Educational Exhibit

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Identifier: NC520
Abstract Examples of students' work prepared for the Mid-Winter Fair held in San Francisco, California Each example includes student's name, age, grade, and work samples.