Photo Collections Record
Archie C. Grant Photograph CollectionExtent:
1.1 Linear Feet (2 hanging folders, 1 flat file, and 1 shared box of negatives)
Photo Cabinet 2:A, Oversize Photo Cabinet B, and Photo Collection Negatives Box 04
Link to Collection Guide
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Photograph Collection, 1905-1992. PH-00062. Special Collections, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.
Archie and Zora Grant Collection, 1918-1990. MS-00137. Special Collections, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.
The Archie C. Grant Photograph Collection (1914-1968) contains black-and-white photographs of Nevada politician Archie C. Grant. The materials include photographs of Grant with the Las Vegas Housing Authority at groundbreaking ceremonies, the University of Nevada Board of Regents, and with other Nevada politicians. Materials also contain early photographs of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas campus, including the dedication of Maude Frazier Hall.
Later Las Vegas
0001 Men's Service Club, including R.E. Griffith, A.C. Grant, Al Cahlan, (Thunderbird Photo, R.N. Wright)
Las Vegas Housing Authority
0002 Board including Berkeley Bunker, A.C. Grant, James Down (photo may beduplicated in H.E. Hazard Collection)
0003 A.C. Grant lifting first shovel, 11 local men identified
0004 Grant at podium (probably dedication of housing), Photorama
0005 Unidentified individual at podium, same occasion, Photorama
0006 Crowd at same event, Photorama
Nevada Southern University (University of Nevada Las Vegas)
0007 Aerial view of campus, 1959
0008 Aerial view of campus, 1968
0009 Regents in caps and gowns
0011 Regents, including Dr. Juanita Greer White
0012 Tea, Bonnie Gragson pouring
0013 Tea, Eva Bortman pouring
0014 Regents, including Helen Thompson
0015 Close-up of above
0016 Board of Regents, October 1961
0017 Dedication of building, probably Frazier Hall, 1957, Segerblom photo
0018 Prob. Dedication of bldg. Segerblom photo
0019 Crowd scene at dedication, appears to be Frazier Hall, Segerblom photo
0020 Speaker at dedication, Segerblom photo
0021 Another speaker at dedication, Segerblom photo
0022 Inside Frazier Hall?
0023 A.C. Grant portrait
0024 A.C. Grant, portait
0025 A.C. Grant, portait
0026 Zora Grant
0016 ARCHIE GRANT COLLECTION
0027 Senator Pat McCarran and Mrs. Pat McCarran
0028 Sen. Pat McCarran and unident. Gentleman at U.S. Mint
0029 Poss. Graduation photo belonging to Zora Grant (OVERSIZE)
0030 Archie Grant and Bob Hope
0031 Democratic delegation from Nevada to National Convention which nominated Stevenson?, including Archie Grant, Pat McCarran, Cliff Jones
0032 Unidentified group of men with Archie Grant (National City Bank, New York photo)
0033 Las Vegas men at groundbreaking ( may be related to Las Vegas Housing Authority). Picture includes Jim Down , Reed Whipple, Rulon Earl, Rex Jarrett(See 0016 003 which appears to be same occasion)
0034 Interior shot, unidentified individuals and location.
Additions to Collection
0035 Archie C. Grant, taken in France during World War I.
0036 A.C Grant Ford Sales and Service Agency, Las Vegas. (Note the snow on the ground.)
0037 Menominee Indian Reservation, Wisconsin, c. 1917. Taken at Keshena, county seat of Menominee County, Wis. L-R: Mr. Grant (Archie Grant's father); Chief of the Menominee Indians at Keshena; Helen Grant (Archie's'sister).
0038 Menominee Indian Reservation, Wisconsin, c. 1917. L-R, front: (1) ?? (2) Zora Grant (Archie's wife); (3) Archie Grant; (4) Helen Grant (Archie's sister).(Photo by Percy Marble)