Overview

Title: Eileen C. Sweeney Papers
Collection Number: AC 0651
Dates (inclusive): 1941-1985
Physical Extent: 0.25 cubic feet
Preferred Citation: Eileen C. Sweeney Papers, AC 0651. 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 0651-ead.xml

Biographical Note

Eileen C. Sweeney was a student at the University of Nevada in the early 1940s.

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Scope and Content

The collection consists of correspondence, student handbooks, campus event programs, and memorabilia from Eileen Sweeney's years as a student at the University during World War II. Included are regulations for residents of the women's dormitories and a liability waiver for students taking horseback riding lessons.

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.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were donated to Archives by Eileen Sweeney's daughter in 2016.

Separated Materials

Photograph transferred to University Archives Photograph Archives as UNRA-P3668.

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Arrangement

  • The collection is arranged in a single series by type of material.

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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

Collection processed by Betty Glass, 9/23/2016. Finding aid prepared by Betty Glass, 9/23/2016. This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on February 9, 2017.

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Detailed Description of the Records

Box
Folder
Contents
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Correspondence, 1945-1946
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2
Guidance Program for Women's Residence Halls; Release and Waiver of Liability [horseback riding], 1943-1945
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3
University Event Programs: The Messiah; football games; Commencement; Centennial Celebration; and Buttons (Wolf Pack and 100 Years Growing with Nevada), 1942-1985
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4
University Publications - Coeds Path on Campus (A.W.S. Handbook); frosh Handbook (ASUN); Handbook for Women Students (Associated Women Students); Studies in Panhellenic for the University of Nevada Rushee; The University of Nevada ( Bulletin, Vol. 35,no. 2); University of Nevada-Reno The First Century; UNR Times (Vol. 3, no. 1); Women's Athletic Association Handbook, 1941-1985
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5
Non-University Event Programs and Publications - "The Flyer" (Chico Army Air Field, Chico, California); Leon & Eddie's menu (Reno); Reno Little Theater; Thunderbird Hotel and Casino, 1944-1948, undated
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Newspaper Clippings, 1944-1948