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Public welfare -- Law and legislation -- Nevada

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

University of Nevada, Reno, Bureau of Governmental Research records

 File
Identifier: AC 0259
Abstract Records contain manuscripts and drafts, data, correspondence, transcribed interviews, and reports developed for bureau publications, including the Newsletter, edited by Elmer Rusco. Interviews include state senators Carl Dodge and Coe Swobe for the newsletter; and Margaret Badie, Dolores Feemster, Samuel Gibson, Howard Gloyd, Julia Hamlet, William Hunt, Ernest Mullins, Esterline Nelson, Alice Smith, William C. Webb, Joseph Williams, and Ullyses S. Woodward for Voices of Black Nevada, 1971. ...

Nancy Gomes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 93-24
Abstract The education series includes school board election and campaign materials, reports on pupil achievements and other education topics, trial transcripts involving the Washoe County School Board, and other educational issues. The political series contains Gomes' campaign materials, reports on legislative issues such as welfare reform and women's concerns, election materials for Maya Miller and Barbara Bennett, and state treasurer's documents for the Nevada State Democratic Party.

Honorary degree recipients records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0295
Abstract This collection contains files on honorary degree and distinguished Nevada recipients, 1937-1969. The information includes brief biographical sketches of the recipients, correspondence, and photographs.

Maya Miller Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 95-107
Abstract Materials cover the life and work of philanthropist, feminist, political activist, and one-time Nevada U. S. Senate candidate, Maya Miller from the years 1953-2003. The collection includes correspondence, speeches, campaign materials, news clips, agendas, bulletins, reports, and audio/visual resources with particular emphasis placed on Miller's position as Chairperson on the Board of Directors for the Las Vegas-based community development corporation, Operation Life.