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Title:  An addendum to the Joseph F. McDonald Papers (98-05)
   
Abstract:  Included are letters to and from Nevada politicians, and from Harry S. Bunker, treasurer of Speidel Newspapers, Inc. In addition to letters there are occasionally newspaper clippings and election ephemeral.
Creator(s):  McDonald, Joseph F.
Date(s):  1937-1960
Place(s):  Nevada--Politics and government
Subject(s):  Journalists--Nevada
Collection Number:  98-05
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:  Early days in Nevada collection (NC386)
   
Abstract:  Photocopies of a series of articles from the Chico enterprise (California) consisting of recollections of Nelson's years in Nevada with anecdotes concerning the social customs and political life of the era and his life as a miner, with sketches of journalists and political figures of Virginia City. Also included is a sketch of wheat ranching in northern California from 1860-1863 near Nelson.
Creator(s):  Nelson, Henry, 1844-
Date(s):  1928
Place(s):  Austin (Nev.); Virginia City (Nev.)
Subject(s):  Journalists--Nevada | Mines and mineral resources--Nevada | Ranches--California
Collection Number:  NC386
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:  George W. Cassidy Papers (98-06)
   
Abstract:  This collection contains personal papers and buisness records related to George W. Cassidy and the Cassidy family, along with research notes and correspondence by Ruth McPheeters with Cassidy family decendents, and additional materials gathered by McPheeters about the Cassidy family in preparation for an un published biography about George W. Cassidy by McPheters.
Creator(s):  Cassidy, George W.
Date(s):  1851-1908; 1962-1968
Place(s):  Hamilton (Nev.)--Newspapers; Nevada--Politics and government; White Pine County (Nev.)--Newspapers
Subject(s):  Bank examination--West (U.S.) | Banks and banking, American--History--19th century--West (U.S.) | Journalists--Nevada
Collection Number:  98-06
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