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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:  Bowers Mansion Restoration Committee history (93-50)
   
Abstract:  This history details how the project committee organized, raised funds for, and restored Bowers Mansion, a nineteenth century home in Washoe Valley, Nevada, built by Sandy and Eilley Bowers.
Creator(s):  Hood, Betty
Date(s):  1993
Subject(s):  Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada
Collection Number:  93-50
Title:  Reno/Sparks YWCA History Collection (96-04)
   
Abstract:  Collection includes a manuscript of Making Their Mark, a history of the Reno/Sparks Young Women's Christian Association.
Creator(s):  Ford, Victoria, 1946-
Date(s):  1996
Subject(s):  Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  96-04
Title:  University of Nevada, Reno, Associated Women Students Records (AC 0197)
   
Abstract:  The records consist of correspondence, reports, minutes, and notes on and about AWS activities, 1934-1981; and announcements, brochures and books concerning women's issues at the national, state, and university level, 1960's-1970's. Three scrapbooks, 1957-1969, contain announcements, newspaper clippings, and photographs of events.
Creator(s):  University of Nevada, Reno. Associated Women Students.
Date(s):  1934-1981
Subject(s):  Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  AC 0197
Title:  University of Nevada, Reno, Cap and Scroll Records (AC 0392)
   
Abstract:  Cap and Scroll, the Women's Honor Society, began in 1923. The purpose of the organization is to recognize a student's college spirit as demonstrated through activities and scholarship. This collections consists of a small binder which has typed copies of the constitution, by-laws, and initiation procedures of the organizaiton.
Creator(s):  University of Nevada, Reno. Cap and Scroll.
Date(s):  1923-1997
Subject(s):  Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  AC 0392
Title:  Sagens (University of Nevada, Reno) records (AC 0469)
   
Abstract:  Content from three scrapbooks in one box, including memorabilia, and flyers. Photographs from two of the scrapbooks transferred to University Photograph Archives UNRA-P3367.
Creator(s):  Sagens (University of Nevada, Reno).
Date(s):  1986-1992
Subject(s):  Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada
Collection Number:  AC 0469
Title:  Fraternal Order of Eagles Auxiliary scrapbook (94-45)
   
Abstract:  Scrapbook includes newspaper clippings about the Yerington aerie and auxiliary's activities, programs, photographs, ribbon badges, and a few reports of other Nevada auxiliaries.
Creator(s):  Fraternal Order of Eagles. Auxiliary (Yerington, Nev.).
Date(s):  1960-1976
Subject(s):  Fraternal organizations--Nevada--Yerington | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada
Collection Number:  94-45
Title:  Reno/Sparks YWCA Records (94-53)
   
Abstract:  Included are minutes of board of director meetings, annual meetings, the Young Wives Club, and Camp Nay-A-Ti (Lake Tahoe); annual reports; financial and legal materials; programming plans and reports; fliers about events and classes; history of the Reno/Sparks YWCA; information about the Y's buildings; clippings; scrapbooks; and photographs.
Creator(s):  Reno/Sparks YWCA (Reno, Nev.).
Date(s):  1919-1996
Place(s):  Camp Nay-A-Ti (Tahoe, Lake, Region (Calif. and Nev.)
Subject(s):  Women--Nevada | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  94-53
Title:  Lovelock Study Club Records (95-84)
   
Abstract:  Included are loose minutes and minute books, 1938-1973 and 1980-1995, which contain bylaws, photographs, and clippings; and programs listing monthly lecture topics, 1944-1972.
Creator(s):  Lovelock Study Club.
Date(s):  1938-1995
Subject(s):  Women--Nevada | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Lovelock
Collection Number:  95-84
Title:  Women for Winnemucca Records (96-03)
   
Abstract:  Included are minutes, newsletters, correspondence, bylaws, membership rosters, treasurer's records, and project files of Women for Winnemucca, as well as the bylaws of the Buckaroo Hall of Fame in Winnemucca.,Projects included carriage street lights for Winnemucca, Nevada, Christmas decorations for the town, the annual Labor Day rodeo parade, new uniforms for the high school marching band, holiday food baskets, a community playground, and landscaping for a new park.
Creator(s):  Women for Winnemucca.
Date(s):  1985-1995
Place(s):  Winnemucca (Nev.)
Subject(s):  Rodeos--Nevada--Winnemucca | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Winnemucca
Collection Number:  96-03
Title:  Soroptimist International of Carson City Records (96-48)
   
Abstract:  Includes correspondence, programs, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, and a book published by the organization, The past lies here, a comment concerning the women of Carson City and Nevada.
Creator(s):  Soroptimist International of Carson City.
Date(s):  1957-1992
Subject(s):  Women--Nevada--Biography | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada
Collection Number:  96-48
Title:  Perennial Gardners Records (97-19)
   
Abstract:  Included are minutes, constitution and bylaws, correspondence, membership rolls, presidential gavels, and financial receipts.,Also included are some minutes of the related organization, Garden Clubs of Reno and Sparks.
Creator(s):  Perennial Gardners.
Date(s):  1950-1995
Subject(s):  Gardening--Nevada--Reno | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  97-19
Title:  Minute book of the Bowers Mansion Restoration Group (99-24)
   
Abstract:  Minute book includes secretary's accounts of meetings, obituary notices of committee members, some correspondence, and financial reports. The minutes make note of gifts of furnishings, decisions made regarding decoration of rooms of the mansion, and maintenance requirements.
Creator(s):  Bowers Mansion Restoration Group.
Date(s):  1962-1978
Subject(s):  Historic buildings--Nevada--Washoe County | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada
Collection Number:  99-24
Title:  University of Nevada, Reno Women's Faculty Club records (AC 0286)
   
Abstract:  Records of the Club and the Newcomers section include committee minutes, constitution and bylaws, membership lists, programs, correspondence, and a plaque listing presidents from 1918-1991/92.
Creator(s):  Women's Faculty Club (University of Nevada, Reno).
Date(s):  1918-1991
Subject(s):  Women--Nevada--History | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  AC 0286
Title:  Autograph book (AC 0297)
   
Abstract:  In 1934, while on a student recruitment trip, university President, Walter E. Clark, and his wife, Euphemia Clark, were involved in a car accident. The Women's Faculty Club wrote poems and notes in an autograph book to Mrs. Clark, an active member and former president of the club.
Creator(s):  Women's Faculty Club (University of Nevada).
Date(s):  1934
Subject(s):  Women--Nevada--History | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada
Collection Number:  AC 0297
Title:  Edme Peterson Scrapbook (AC 0367)
   
Abstract:  Scrapbook contains ephemera and realia of university and sorority activities, including homecoming, dances, and banquets; dance programs and favors; and newspaper clippings on the events.
Creator(s):  Peterson, Edme
Date(s):  1926-1927
Subject(s):  Greek letter societies--Nevada--Reno | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  AC 0367
Title:  University of Nevada, Reno University Women's Club records (AC 0413)
   
Abstract:  The purpose of The Faculty Wives Club was to raise funds to support campus activities, student scholarships and the libraries. The collection consist of correspondence, membership lists, scholarship committee records, programs, treasurer's reports, and includes copies of the club newsletter, La Pluma.
Creator(s):  University Women's Club (University of Nevada, Reno).
Date(s):  1961-1999
Subject(s):  Women--Nevada--History | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  AC 0413
Title:  Delia Martínez Papers (93-16)
   
Abstract:  Includes minutes, bylaws, notes of the Southern Nevada Women's Political Caucus, seminar materials, and a book with campaign tips for women candidates and their staffs.
Creator(s):  Martínez, Delia
Date(s):  1989-1991
Subject(s):  Women--Nevada | Women--Political activity--Nevada | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Las Vegas
Collection Number:  93-16
Title:  Douglas County Republican Women Records (96-01)
   
Abstract:  Included are minutes of meetings; and scrapbooks containing newsletters, clippings, photographs, convention materials, and correspondence, all related to the Republican Party in Nevada.
Creator(s):  Douglas County Republican Women.
Date(s):  1960-1995
Subject(s):  Women--Political activity--Nevada--Douglas County | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Douglas County
Collection Number:  96-01
Title:  Lions Club (Reno, Nev.) Auxiliary Records (95-67)
   
Abstract:  Included are minutes; bylaws; financial reports; budgets; newsletters (The kittens purr); correspondence; scrapbooks of clippings and photos; membership directories; clippings; and organizational materials of their fund raiser, the Basque Bazaar. Minutes, newsletters, and correspondence contain information related to the Auxiliary's service project, vision testing of school children.
Creator(s):  Lions Club (Reno, Nev.). Auxiliary.
Date(s):  1957-1995
Subject(s):  Basque Americans--Nevada | Vision--Testing--Nevada--Reno | Women--Nevada--Reno | Women--Societies and clubs--Nevada--Reno
Collection Number:  95-67
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