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Title:  Mary Benton Smith: Biography (93-29)
   
Abstract:  Brief biographical sketch of the career of journalist Mary Benton Smith who taught journalism at the University of Nevada, Reno, during World War II and was later head of the Nevada Associated Press Bureau.
Creator(s):  Reifschneider Spangler, Nita
Date(s):  1992
Subject(s):  Journalism--Nevada | Women journalists--Biography--Nevada
Collection Number:  93-29
Title:  Ghost town publisher (NC69)
   
Abstract:  Story of the author's experiences as part owner of the Virginia City news, along with Aldo Perino and Milo Saling; also descriptions and history of Virginia City, Nevada.
Creator(s):  McCusker, Arma L.
Date(s):  undated
Place(s):  Virginia City (Nev.)
Subject(s):  Journalism--Nevada | Women--West (U.S.)
Collection Number:  NC69
Title:  Warren Lerude Papers (2013-28)
   
Abstract:  Warren Leslie Lerude was born in Reno, Nevada. He graduated from the University of Nevada School of Journalism in 1961 and began a career in journalism and teaching that spanned over 50 years. Collection includes research materials, correspondence, files, interviews, reviews, and photos relating to Lerude's books American Commander in Spain and Robert Laxalt: The Story of a Storyteller as well as materials about the University of Nevada, Reno Reynolds School of Journalism, Lerude's teachering career in journalism, and his work as a media and management consultant.
Creator(s):  Lerude, Warren, 1937-
Date(s):  1975-2008
Subject(s):  Authors--Nevada | Journalism--Nevada | Journalists--Nevada
Collection Number:  2013-28
Title:  Nevada Newspaper days: A History of Journalism in the Silver State, Manuscript (AC 0251)
   
Abstract:  Manuscript for Nevada newspaper days: a history of journalism in the silver state, published in 1990 by Heritage West Books, Stockton California, on Nevada journalism and journalists. Includes correspondence by Warren Lerude.
Creator(s):  Highton, Jake
Date(s):  1989
Subject(s):  American newspapers--History--Nevada | Journalism--Nevada | Journalists -- Nevada -- Biography
Collection Number:  AC 0251
Title:  Alfred L. Higginbotham Papers (AC 0255)
   
Abstract:  The collection includes correspondence with students, alumni, members and officers of local, University and professional organizations, boards and committees, 1920-1966; information on the Nevada Newspaper Hall of Fame, including student papers on Nevada's earliest newspapers, 1928-1965; articles and speeches; early records of the Nevada State Press Association, 1924-1966; records of the Far Western Association of Departments of Journalism (FWADJ) ,1934- 1942; the American Society of Journalism School Administrators (ASJSA) , 1943-1963; Sigma Delta Chi, 1944-1965; Kappa Tau Alpha, 1936-1965; and a collection of materials entitled Propaganda, 1929- 1941 ; 1950.
Creator(s):  Higginbotham, Alfred L., 1895-1967
Date(s):  1920-1966
Subject(s):  American newspapers--History--Nevada | Journalism--Nevada | Journalists--Nevada | Propaganda
Collection Number:  AC 0255
Title:  Donald W. Reynolds School of Journalism Records (AC 0659)
   
Abstract:  The Reynolds School of Journalism records include material about the transition from the Department of Journalism to establishing the new School at the University of Nevada, Reno; bylaws, correspondence, information about alumni, benefactors, deans and faculty; awards and programming, marketing brochures, and units within the school. Among these is the annual Robert Laxalt Distinguished Writer Program. Also included are several issues of various newsletters published by the School.
Creator(s):  Donald W. Reynolds School of Journalism.
Date(s):  1930-2017
Subject(s):  Journalism--Nevada | Journalists -- Nevada -- Biography | Journalists--Nevada--Reno | Universities and colleges--Nevada--Reno--Faculty
Collection Number:  AC 0659
Title:  Alfred Doten Papers (NC08)
   
Abstract:  Diaries relating to Doten's trip from Plymouth, Mass. by sea to California in 1849, his life as a placer miner and rancher in California, and as a newspaperman in Nevada; literary, biographical and historical manuscripts; a complete file of the Como Sentinel and its successor, the Lyon County Sentinel; and clippings of Doten's articles.,Other papers relate to Governor C. C. Stevenson of Nevada, the construction of the Virginia and Truckee Railroad, the town of Gold Hill, Nevada, and the Corbett-Fitzsimmons fight.
Creator(s):  Doten, Alfred, 1829-1903
Date(s):  1849-1903
Place(s):  Gold Hill (Nev.)
Subject(s):  Boxing--Nevada | Journalism--Nevada | Journalists--Nevada | Mines and mineral resources--California | Ranches--California
Collection Number:  NC08