Overview

Title: Walter Ernest Clark Journals 1918-1938
Creator(s): Clark, Walter E., (Walter Ernest), 1873-1955
Collection Number: AC 0060
Dates (inclusive): 1918-1938
Physical Extent: 3.0 cubic feet (12 boxes)
Preferred Citation: Journals, AC 0060. University Archive, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Reno.
Repository: University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives
Permanent Link: http://dewey.library.unr.edu/xtf/view?docId=ead/AC 0060-ead.xml

Biographical Note

Walter E. Clark served as president of the University of Nevada, 1918-1938. During his tenure, he kept daily and detailed journals of his appointments, with notes of meetings and discussions with faculty, students, and regents, as well as copies of programs presented at the University. Included are programs for Wolves Frolic (homecoming), Engineers Day, and the interclass competition between freshmen and sophomores known as Cane Rush. He also kept copies of programs where he was a speaker or member of the audience in Reno or other Nevada communities and include high school commencemnet programs. Although entries primarily detail his administrative duties, there are also references concerning his personal life.

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Scope and Content

Collection consists of 21 bound journals, one volume per year, with programs, photos, and newspaper clippings inserted into the journals.

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.

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Arrangement

  • Arranged in order by date.

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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

, April 2016. This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on July 25, 2016.

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Detailed Description of the Records

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President Walter Clark. Daily Journal, 1918
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Daily Journal, 1919
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Daily Journal, 1920
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Graduation Procession Order, May 9, 1920
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Daily Journal, 1921
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Order of Graduation Procession, May 15, 1921
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1922
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1922
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1923
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1923
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1924
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1924
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1925
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1925
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1926
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1926
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1927
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1927
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Daily Journal, 1928
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1929
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1929
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1930
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1930
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1931
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1931
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1932
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1932
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1933
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1933
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1934
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1934
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1935
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1935
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Daily Journal, 1936
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1937
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1937
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Daily Journal, part 1, 1938
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Daily Journal, part 2, 1938
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Photographs removed from journals, undated
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, April 4, 1868
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Newspaper article, September 3, 1931
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Poster, circa May 19, 1923
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Walter E. Clark diplomas, undated