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Total manuscripts: 7

Cunningham (Cynthia) Papers
Coll #: MS-00277
Date: 1970-1979
Extent: 1.48 cubic feet (4 boxes)
Location: 3:4:5
The Cynthia Cunningham Papers date from 1970 to 1979 and document Cunningham's career as an English instructor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) and as a member of the Nevada State of Board of Education. Included are Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) materials, audio tapes, posters, newspaper clippings, survey results, and reports that explore the issue of gender bias in schools. Materials on the Health Systems Agency contain organization by-laws, memberships, agendas, minutes, correspondence, and publications.
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Daniels, Beth
Coll #: 93-035
Date: 1980s
Extent: 5.0 linear feet (5 record storage boxes)
Location: 4:6:1 - 4:6:3
Collection consists of the transcripts and research notes of Beth Daniels, a Las Vegas-based romance novelist.

Houghton, Fred
Coll #: MS-00204
Date: 1920 -1940s
Extent: 9 doc boxes
Location: MS 2:4:1 - 2:4:4
Collection contains correspondence regarding mining, law, womens organizations, court records of which Houghton was the attorney of record on, primarily in Chicago.

Houghton, Fred
Coll #: 89-76
Date: 1920s- 1970s
Extent: 4 record storage boxes
Location: 4:12:5 - 4:11:1
Collection is an accumulation of travel brochures, community chamber of commerce promotional brochures, menus, newsletters (Nevada Business Review, Arid Lands Research Newsletter), topo. maps, and water related reports and general information such as applications seeking water rights, a report to the Nevada State Engineer re: ground-water supplies in Las Vegas Valley and correspondence regarding water rights and entitlements, etc.. Also included in this collection is Houghton’s diary, records of his estate, League of Women Voters “Thank you for your contribution…” letters, military records, legal documents he was the attorney of record on, and copies of the Chicago Nightlife magazine.

Las Vegas (Nev.) Board of Commissioners Records
Coll #: MS-00245
Date: 1921-1946
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)
Location: Ms 2:1:3
The City of Las Vegas, Nevada Board of Commissioners Records comprises documents produced by the City of Las Vegas Board of Commissioners from 1921 to 1946. The records document the transition of the Las Vegas municipal government from a commission form of government (1911-1944) to a council-manager form of government (1944-present). Materials include meeting minutes,resolutions, budgets, petitions, leases, reports, and correspondence. Subjects include the Las Vegas Land and Water Company, a World War One Memorial Building, city elections, the Las Vegas drainage channel, the Las Vegas city library, and the Department of Recreation.
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Nevada Commission on Tourism
Coll #: 97-01
Date: 1986-1990s
Extent: 2.0 linear feet
Location: 6:7:5 - 6:7:6
Collection consists of news clippings, magazine articles, and manuscripts regarding the Las Vegas office of the Nevada Commission on Tourism.

Ryan, George Kelly
Coll #: MS-00120
Date: 1929, 1971
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder in shared box)
Location: 1:1:2
George Kelly Ryan papers (1921, 1971, and undated) contain correspondence inquiring about O. D. Gass (1971), newspaper clippings from 1929, handwritten recollections of the Gold Ranch by Laura Royce and a San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad Company information, including information on wash-outs in Nevada, both undated.
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