American poetry -- Nevada -- 20th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Irene Bruce Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 87-14
Abstract

Irene Bruce (1903-1937) was a Nevada Poet, poetry editor for Nevada magazine, founder of the Reno Poetry Workshop, and member of the National League of American Pen Women. Primarily typescript poems by Bruce: Mountain cabin, Autumn wind across a grave, Widow, Garden spider, Lost Indian wind, and Lake Pyramid. Also included is a printed pamphlet of poetry and letter from Bruce to J [Joanne de Longchamps]. Dates range from 1950-1969.

Dates: 1950-1969

Olephia King Papers

 Collection
Identifier: NC1046
Abstract

Xerox copies of poetry and family memorabilia, including photos and news articles, especially about Leafy's deer hunting trips. The collection contains material from 1920-1977 created by Olephia King.

Dates: 1920-1977

Nevada the Best

 Collection
Identifier: NC111
Abstract

Poem from 1938 by Ella M. Becker, a Sparks Nevada poet, about Nevada.

Dates: 1938