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Florence and John Cahlan Collection
Coll #: T128
Date: 1945 - 1982
Extent: 16.6 linear feet (27 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Location: MS 2.7.4 - MS 2.7.6, MS 2.6.1 - 2.6.5, MS Map Case 11:N
Related Materials: 0045
Collection consists of papers of Florence Lee (Jones) Cahlan and her husband John Cahlan. (Jones) Cahlan worked as a reporter for the Review Journal and Cahlan served as editor for many years. The collection contains materials documenting their personal lives, community interests, articles and manuscripts , and drafts and notes for their book Water -- A History of Las Vegas. Subjects include Nellis AFB, Nevada American Revolution Bicentennial Commission, Las Vegas Jubilee, high-speed ground transportation, Service League/Junior League and Nevada State Museum.
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