Overview

Title: Jean S. McElrath clippings
Creator(s): McElrath, Jean S., 1917-1967
Collection Number: 96-44
Dates (inclusive): 1957-1991
Physical Extent: 0.01 cubic feet (16 items)
Preferred Citation: Jean S. McElrath clippings, 96-44. Special Collections, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Reno.
Repository: University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department
Permanent Link: http://dewey.library.unr.edu/xtf/view?docId=ead/96-44-ead.xml

Biographical Note

Wells and Elko, Nevada journalist, 1917-1967, who, though crippled from arthritis and blind, wrote newspaper columns and two books, Aged in sage and Tumbleweeds.

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Scope and Content

Includes newspaper clippings about Jean McElrath; reminiscences by her mother, Mabel McElrath, 1892-1991; and obituary notice for Mabel.

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Custodial History

Nevada women's archives.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Esther Early; Reno, Nevada

Related Archival Materials

Jean S. McElrath papers, collection 97-16;,Special Collections Department, University of Nevada, Reno.,Also located at;

Jean S. McElrath papers, collection 99-65;,Special Collections Department, University of Nevada, Reno.,Also located at;

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Arrangement

  • Unarranged

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Index Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog of the University Libraries, University of Nevada, Reno. Researchers wishing to find related materials are encouraged to use the following index terms:

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Administrative Information

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on July 15, 2016.

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