Reno (Nev.) -- Politics and government
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Includes a ballot for the City of Reno general election of May 6, 1919, and a pamphlet from mayoral candidate Frank J. Byington for the same election.
Martha B. Gould was formerly the director of the Washoe County Libraries and an unsuccessful candidate for mayor of Reno, Nevada in 1995. Records of Gould's 1995 unsuccessful campaign for mayor of Reno, Nevada, include campaign plan, platform, press release, financial disclosure forms, donor lists, newspaper clippings, letters of support, volunteer lists, survey results, and material about opponent, Jeff Griffin (1994-1995).
Includes clippings, posters, sample ballots, and advertising handouts (balloons, ruler) for Harris' mayoral campaigns; birthday cards; and articles about Reno's growth and development, particularly through urban renewal.
Nevada State Federation of Labor was a Cooperative organization of labor unions in Nevada. Collection includes fliers and programs for union events, and clippings about labor strikes, politics, and floods in Reno between 1949-1954. Also present are several issues of the labor newspapers Nevada, state labor news, and Nevada citizen.
The Reno Citizens for a Recall Effort Agenda was a Reno, Nevada, group organized to recall Reno City Council members in the late 1970s. The collection contains a meeting agenda that summarizes grievances of the organization which included growth issues and the City's handling of problems related to growth and planning. The collection contains material from 1978 created by the Reno Citizens for a Recall Effort.