Education -- Nevada

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Frederick M. Anderson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 84-01
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1929-1984

Citizens' Committee for Public Schools Records

 Collection
Identifier: NC17
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1947-1960

University of Nevada, Reno. College of Education Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0689
Abstract Originally founded as the Normal School in 1888 and later called the School of Education after it separated from the College of Arts and Science in 1954, the College of Education includes programs areas in Counseling, Educational Leadership, Elementary Education, Equity and Diversity, Human Development and Family Studies, Integrated Elementary Teaching, Literacy, NevadaTeach, Secondary Education and Special Education. The collection contains material created and related to the College of...
Dates: 1951-2019

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

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0071
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1980

John Ensign U.S. Senatorial Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-11
Abstract John Ensign received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1985 and began his veterinary practice in Las Vegas. His political career began in 1994 when he won the Republican nomination for Nevada’s 1st Congressional District in Las Vegas, re-elected in 1996. Defeated by Harry Reid (D-NV) in 1998 for a seat in the U.S. Senate, but successful in 2000 and re-elected in 2006. Resigned with the disclosure of his extramarital affair in May 2011, amid an ongoing ethics investigation. Ensign...
Dates: 1987-2011

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.

Dates: 1978

Nancy Gomes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 93-24
Abstract 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,...
Dates: 1965-1978

Handbook for Teachers

 Collection
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.

Dates: 1958

Leon W. Hartman Papers

 Collection
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.

Dates: 1891-1914

Procter R. Hug Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 83-25
Abstract

Proctor Ralph Hug (1902-1991) was a northern Nevada educator and state senator. The collection contains materials related to his careers in education and the Nevada Senate from 1927-1977.

Dates: 1927-1977