Overview

Title: James T. Richardson Papers
Creator(s): Richardson, James T., 1941-
Collection Number: AC 0593
Dates (inclusive): 1972-2011
Physical Extent: 21.0 cubic feet (21 boxes)
Preferred Citation note: James T. Richardson Papers, AC 0593. University Archives, 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 0593-ead.xml

Biographical Note

Dr. James T. Richardson obtained both a Ph.D. and a J.D. He was Professor of Sociology and Judicial Studies at UNR, served as Interim Director for the School of Social Research and Justice Studies, and the Director of the Grant Sawyer Center for Justice Studies and Director of Judicial Studies. He retired from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2014.

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Scope and Content

The papers are composed of publications, dissertation, NSHE trial records, Nevada Legislature Committee material, and varied reports.

Restrictions

Unprocessed. Collection is open for research. Materials must be used onsite; advanced notice is required to view unprocessed collections. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law or special donor agreement.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Donated by Dr. James T. Richardson in 2015, 2016, and 2017.

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Arrangement note

  • 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 February 7, 2018.

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Detailed Description of the Records

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Committee reports; Nevada Public Affairs Review; "Jane Adams Lamb" (book), miscellaneous, 1985-2008
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Higher Education Funding; NV Public Affairs Review; and committee reports, 1981-2005
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Fire Science Academy curricular material; terrorism response material, 2003-2004
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Committee reports; and legislative material, 2003-2005
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Correspondence; UCCSN reports and budget; legislative material, 1972-2002
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Bolin Study; Graduate School Study; and reports, 1973-2005
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Fire Science Academy, 2005-2007
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Collective bargaining material; Governor's meeting; budget material; and miscellaneous papers, 1980-1999
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Crisis management; Committee to Evaluate Higher Education; Department of Energy Federal Appropriation; Center for Justice and Judicial Studies proposal
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University policies, strategic plans, funding, and bills and resolutions passed
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Board of Regents; reports; lobbying; salary and merit, 1997-2001
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Faculty work load and status; enrollment; University land use, 1997-1999
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US Air Force and open/public space use
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Nevada Faculty Alliance, 1980-1991; undated
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Nevada Faculty Alliance; UNLV items; campus publications; correspondence; newspaper clippings
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TMCC; Board of Regents, 1998-2009
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NSHE; College of Liberal Arts; UNR faculty/staff retirement materials; Alliance newsletter, 2007
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Nevada Public Affairs Review; Alliance Newsletter; Collective bargaining; Core Curriculum
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College of Liberal Arts; UNR enrollment and budget; NSHE, 1979-2010