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Total manuscripts: 13
Coll #: 1007
Extent: 1 folder (containing 3 items)
Collection consists of correspondence between U.S. Senator Alan Bible and UNLV Library Director Hal Erickson regarding the Higher Education Act and maintaining preferential postal rates for library and educational materials.
Clark, Thomas PhD
Coll #: 89-73
Date: 1953 - 1987
Extent: 3.78 linear feet (9 document boxes)
Location: 4:12:4 - 4:12:5
Collection is comprised of the research files of UNLV linguistics professor and author, Thomas Clark, Ph.D. It includes gambling “How-to” guides distributed by the casinos, World Series of Poker Annuals, articles about the history and future of gambling, a copy of An Introduction to Casino Management, a Gaming Control Board Questionnaire and other State Gaming Board information. INVENTORY AVAILABLE
Coll #: 1008
Extent: 1 folder (containing 7 items)
Collection consists of correspondence between U.S. Senator Howard Cannon and UNLV Library Director Hal Erickson regarding various national and local library issues.
Coll #: T148
Date: 1960 - 1996
Extent: 38 linear feet (38 record storage boxes)
Collection consists of the personal papers of Lilly Fong, the first woman and first Asian-American member of the Nevada Board of Regents. Material focuses on her community activities in various organizations and her work on the Board of Regents. Materials include clippings, magazines, correspondence, conference programs, and reports. INVENTORY AVAILABLE NOTE: THIS COLLECTION IS STORED IN LIED LIBRARY’S LASR SYSTEM, PLEASE CALL AHEAD 702-895-2234 TO OBTAIN BOXES.
Coll #: Mss30
Date: 1955 - 1962
Extent: 4 folders (containing 19 items )
Collection consists of programs, awards, certificates and annual (1958 yearbook) concerning the life of Maude Frazier, Nevada stateswoman and educator. Frazier taught school in Nevada from 1906 to 1946, was elected to the State Legislature in 1950 and appointed Lieutenant Governor of Nevada, the highest position ever held by a woman in Nevada. She was instrumental in establishing Nevada Southern University (later UNLV).
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Coll #: 90-19
Extent: 1 oversize box
Location: 2:1:1 Roller Shelf 2.1.1
Collection contains a scrapbook of photos (setting traps for radio tagged birds in Alaska, at the Arctic Research Lab at Point Barrow) and programs chronicling the life of the late Dr. Raymond Hock of the Desert Research Institute and UNLV zoology.
Kepper, Anna Dean
Coll #: 87-44
Date: 1970 - 198(?)
Extent: 5 record storage boxes
Location: 3:4:6 - 3:5:2
This collection contains the personal and professional papers of Anna Dean Kepper, curator of UNLV's Special Collections from 1975 -1983. Kepper was responsible for many of the most significant historic preservation efforts in Las Vegas and for bringing a number of historically significant collections into the UNLV Libraries. Her collection consists of oral history interviews, correspondence, newsletters, newspapers clippings, research notes, and slides. Much of the collection focuses on historic preservation efforts in Las Vegas. INVENTORY AVAILABLE
McDaniel, James B.
Coll #: T133
Extent: 8 record storage boxes
Location: 2:4:1 - 2:4:2
Collection consists of the plans and drawings of Las Vegas architect James B. McDaniel who designed many UNLV buildings. Collection includes both rolled drawings and files that contain construction estimates, outline specifications, invoices, change orders and correspondence. Buildings include UNLV PE Complex, St. Viator Church, UNLV Bookstore remodel, and Helen J. Stewart School. INVENTORY AVAILABLE
Nevada Women's History Project (NWHP)
Coll #: 99-04
Extent: 2 boxes
Collection is comprised of select organizational records of the Nevada Women's History Project (NWHP), founded in 1996 as a means to provide visibility and support for the gathering and dissemination of the history of women in Nevada. Material in the collection reflects the early organization of NWHP Southern Region. Collection contains meeting minutes and agendas, correspondence, membership lists, newsletters, press releases, and project files.
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Partridge, John M.
Coll #: 88-141
Extent: 4 doc boxes
Collection contains the personal records of John M. Partridge, a member/trainer for the United States Navy who was involved with adult education and occupational training. He lectured on transferring the training methods of the military to the civilian job place. Included in his records are high school graduation information through college and military education and training. Also included is a pilot’s license, hotel management trainers manual, resumes, job applications and copies of speeches. INVENTORY AVAILABLE
Coll #: Mss40
Extent: 1 folder (containing 69 typescript pages)
Collection consists of the manuscript copy of Powell's gambling bibliography based on the collections at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. The published copy is in the Special Collections book stacks.
Coll #: 90-43
Date: 1865 - 1990
Extent: 3 record storage boxes,1 document box, 1 large folder (4.17 linear feet)
Location: 4:11:6 - 4:10:1
The papers of Dr. Ralph Roske, UNLV history professor from 1965 - 1990. The collection contains a variety of class materials and student papers, Dr. Roske's original book manuscripts (Las Vegas: A Desert Paradise, Everyman's Eden, Lyman Trumball), Kraig Knapp and John Wittwer interviews along with various research notes and correspondence. The majority of the collection pertains to Southern Nevada history. INVENTORY AVAILABLE
Coll #: 88-142
Date: 1955 -1987
Extent: 3 boxes
Location: 3:12:5 Roller Shelf 2.1.1
The Charles Vanda Collection contains a variety The Charles Vanda Collection contains a variety of achievement awards, plaques, and certificates that were presented to Charles Vanda throughout his career. It also contains some news clippings and articles pertaining to Charles Vanda, the arts and UNLV. broadcasting pioneer and, after his retirement from CBS, a leader in the Las Vegas arts community. INVENTORY AVAILABLE