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    • Basque Digital Collection

    • The Basque in the American West and Europe
    • Photographs of both the American West and the Basque Country held by the University of Nevada, Reno Basque Library.
    • 1870-2016
    • Basque Posters

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    • A sampling of posters held by the University of Nevada, Reno Basque Library displaying the creativity and vigorous spirit of Euskaldunak, the Basque people.
    • For
    • Book Arts Collection

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    • Digital images of printed books held in the Book Arts Collection by UNR Special Collections, including traditional letterpress books, and avant-garde, non-traditional artists' books.
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    • Campus Images

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    • Images reflecting UNR's history from its founding in Elko to its present location and growing campus.
    • 1874-2015
    • Chair-i-ty

    • A Look Back
    • An exhibit of artworks created from retired oak lecture hall chairs from the University of Nevada, Reno.
    • 2006-2008
    • Congressional Hearings

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    • Includes 36 U.S. Congressional hearings from the University of Nevada, Reno Libraries Federal Depository collection.
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    • Far Out! The University Art Scene, 1960-1975

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    • Between 1960 and 1975, “far out” became a term used to describe persons who preferred dress and behavior that rejected many middle class values; in other words: hippies.
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    • Harry Reid

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    • Harry Reid loves Nevada. He has spent the majority of his lifetime defending everything from her lakes and mountains to her children and veterans. This small collection of images supports an exhibit created to honor Reid's retirement from the...
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    • Historic Maps

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    • A collaborative statewide collection which includes maps of Nevada and the Great Basin ranging back to 1750.
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    • History of Medicine

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    • Images that represent a portion of the collection of over 7,000 photographs that document over 100 years of healthcare for Nevada's citizens.
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    • Illuminating Reno's Divorce History

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    • Reno, Nevada held the title of Divorce Capital of the World for six decades. Explore this rich history by theme or browse the library for hundreds of images, publications, documents & media.
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    • Images of Lake Tahoe

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    • Photographic images of Lake Tahoe held by University of Nevada, Reno Special Collections that represent a wide range of topics, activities, geographical regions, and time periods.
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    • Johnson-Jeffries Fight: A Centennial Exhibit

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    • This exhibit commemorates the 100th anniversary of the historic heavyweight boxing match between James J. Jeffries and Jack Johnson that took place in Reno, Nevada on July 4, 1910.
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    • La Baskonia

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    • La Baskonia or La Vasconia, published from 1893 until 1943, represents the vitality and creativity of the Basque community in Argentina during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
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    • Margaret Wheat Papers

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    • Fifty selected Paiute and Shoshone oral histories recorded by Margaret M. Wheat from the 1940s-1960s.
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    • Maya Miller Papers

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    • An exhibit of photographs, documents, and ephemera that highlight Maya Miller's political and activist activities.
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    • NBMG Aerial Photos

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    • Images taken by Forest Service and Soil Conservation Service photographers in 1938-39 for the siting of the Mount Rose Highway.
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    • Olga Reifschneider Collection

    • Botanical Images of Northern Nevada and the Lake Tahoe Region
    • This collection contains 1580 color slides of plants and trees taken in the northern Nevada and Lake Tahoe region. The slides were taken by Olga Reifschneider from the 1940s-70s.
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    • Post-War Bohemians in Northern Nevada

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    • After World War II, a group of local artists experimented with art and lifestyles that were out of Nevada’s mainstream.
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    • Sheep Industry of Northern Nevada

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    • Photographic images documenting 80 years of the sheep industry in Northern Nevada which accompanies the Sheepherders of Northern Nevada online exhibit.
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    • Special Collections Photographs

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    • Photographs from the holdings of the University of Nevada, Reno Special Collections Department which document life in Nevada, the Great Basin, and the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada, including Lake Tahoe.
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    • Tahoe Resources

    • Research, Scholarship & Outreach
    • Streaming videos, special reports, and historic documents intended to complement the content of the Tahoe Research, Scholarship and Outreach website.
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    • The 1960 Winter Olympics

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    • The 1960 Winter Olympic Games are best remembered as an intimate gathering of nations that truly embodied the camaraderie and good will at the heart of the Olympic ideal.
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    • The Art of Gaming +

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    • The manner in which Nevadans relate to gaming, one of the most pervasive aspects of their culture, can be complex. To some gaming is a hobby, a night of fun, or a glamorous lifestyle. To others, it’s an unhealthy obsession or even a sin.
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    • UNR Art

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    • Digital images of artwork created by Western artists, including Maynard Dixon, Theodore Waddell, Will James, and Lorenzo Latimer.
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    • Western Shoshone Defense Project

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    • An exhibit that highlights the activism of the Daan Sisters and members of the Western Shoshone Defense Project.
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    • Will James & the West: Life & Art of a "Lone Cowboy"

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    • Will James was a cowboy, cattle rustler, and beloved author and artist of the American West. James's stories and drawings still stand almost a century later for their vivid depictions of cowboys and horses—for their documentation of one piece of...
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    • Wolf Pack Athletics: A Visual History

    • Celebrating over a century of Nevada Wolf Pack sports
    • Images, programs, and other ephemera curated from the University of Nevada, Reno Archives and Nevada Wolf Pack Media Services that tell the story of men's and women's athletics at the university.
    • 1880-2016

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