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Title:  Monday Club Records (2014-04)
Abstract:  The Monday Club is the oldest women's club in Nevada, starting in 1911 in Reno, limited to 24 members. Its purpose is for the betterment of its members, exposing them to information on a wide array of program topics. The club meets every other week for an informative program presented both by its members as well as by outside speakers. The Monday Club Records consists of the club's meeting minutes, bylaws, membership information, programs, and financial records. Included is a scrapbook of biographical information on selected early members with photographs of their houses.
Creator(s):  Monday Club (Reno, Nev.)
Date(s):  1911-2016
Place(s):  Nevada--History--Women
Subject(s):  Women--Nevada--Reno | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  2014-04
Title:  Sally Zanjani Papers (2013-04)
Abstract:  Sally Zanjani is a historian and former adjunct professor in the University of Nevada, Reno Political Science Department. She is the author of ten books and over sixty articles exploring the history of Nevada from the territorial period through the 19th century. Papers include research materials for Zanjani's numerous books and articles.
Creator(s):  Zanjani, Sally Springmeyer, 1937-
Date(s):  1974-2015
Place(s):  Nevada--History--19th century; Nevada--History--20th century; Nevada--History--Women; Nevada--Politics and government
Subject(s):  Authors--Nevada | Indians of North America--Nevada- 19th century | Labor unions--History--Nevada | Mines and mineral resources--Nevada--History--19th century | Paiute Indians--History | Women authors, American--Nevada | Women miners--Nevada | Women--Nevada--History
Collection Number:  2013-04
Title:  Jean Ford Papers (93-41)
Abstract:  The collection consists primarily of materials created and/or used by Ford during her years as Nevada state legislator and during the operation of her businesses. Additional materials include personal papers, and course materials from her role as instructor in the Women’s Studies Program at UNR. A series which was added in 1996 contains materials about the many organizations and committees she has been involved with in her professional career.
Creator(s):  Ford, Jean, 1929-1998
Date(s):  1949-1998
Place(s):  Nevada--History--Women; Nevada--Politics and government
Subject(s):  Businesswomen--Nevada | Court administration--Nevada | Tourism--Nevada | Women executives--Nevada | Women government executives--Nevada | Women's studies--Nevada | Women--Nevada | Women--Political activity--Nevada
Collection Number:  93-41