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Title:  Transcontinental Highways Exposition Records (90-40)
   
Abstract:  Included is a pamphlet directed at the Nevada state legislature, asking that the state erect an exhibition building; a blank concessionaires' application; and an envelope with a large sticker/motto: "You'll like Nevada 'Meet me in Reno in 1926'."
Creator(s):  Transcontinental Highways Exposition. (Reno, Nev. : 1927 )
Date(s):  1925-1926
Subject(s):  Exhibitions--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  90-40
Title:  Record of exhibitions of the University of Nevada, Reno Art Department (AC 0314)
   
Abstract:  This collection consists of flyers and brochures announcing exhibits at the Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, undated-1989, and Art Department bulletins and newsletters, 1963- 1990. Newsletters include: Art Forum, 1963-1967; Contact, 1967-1977; News from the Art Club, 1981-1983; and Preview, 1976-1990. Among the exhibit items is a description of the inaugural exhibition in the Church Fine Arts Building, with a foreword by J. Craig Sheppard, artist and Chair of the Department of Art.
Creator(s):  University of Nevada, Reno. Department of Art.
Date(s):  1960-1992
Subject(s):  Art--Nevada--Reno | Artists--Nevada--20th century | Exhibitions--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  AC 0314
Title:  Walter McNamara Papers (2012-03)
   
Abstract:  Walter McNamara (1939- ) is an artist who specializes in found material sculpture and collage. His art has been exhibited across the United States, especially in Nevada. This collection consists of announcements for his exhibitions held from 1968 to 2009 in the form of flyers and posters, a Nevada Museum of Art show catalog (1994) as well as other information regarding awards and projects with which he has been involved.
Creator(s):  McNamara, Walter
Date(s):  1968-2009
Subject(s):  Art--Exhibitions | Art--Nevada--Reno | Artists--Nevada--20th century | Exhibitions--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  2012-03
Title:  James C. McCormick Papers (2015-05)
   
Abstract:  James "Jim" McCormick, a faculty member of the Art Department at University of Nevada, Reno, offered instruction in printmaking, drawing, visual foundations, art history, papermaking and other disciplines. After retiring as Art Department chair in 1992, he continued creating his art full-time. Collection includes art related items created or collected by the donor, mostly during his tenure in UNR Art Department (portfolios, posters, art prints, various artists' work and special editions of book arts books), biographical documents from McCormick's early years (1936-1954), newspaper articles, publications, exhibits (curated, group, invited), articles, travels, art (workshops, conferences, galleries, organizations/museums), UNR material, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Northern Nevada, correspondence, and other miscellaneous personal files and family records.
Creator(s):  McCormick, James C., (James Calvin), 1936-
Date(s):  1936-2016
Place(s):  Nevada--Exhibitions
Subject(s):  Artists and community--Nevada | Artists--Nevada--20th century | Authors--Nevada | Exhibitions--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  2015-05