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    • Water Rights

    • Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.) -- Water diversion; Truckee River (Calif. and Nev.) -- Water rights; Truckee River Watershed (Calif. and Nev.); Water rights--Nevada;
    • Because the Truckee River arises in one state and ends in another, because it is the main source of municipal water for two cities, because it has served as irrigation water for thousands of acres of agricultural land in the Truckee Meadows and...
    • Edward S. Parsons: Charrette! The Life of an Architect

    • Architects -- Nevada -- Biography; Historic buildings -- Nevada -- Conservation and restoration
    • Edward Shier Parsons was born in Tonopah, Nevada, in 1907. He attended schools in Salt Lake City and Reno. Interested in an architectural career from a very early age, Parsons studied his profession at the University of Southern California and...
    • Barbara Bennett: Mayor of Reno and Community Activist

    • Politicians -- Nevada; Reno (Nev.) -- Politics and government -- Biography; Nevada -- Politics and government -- Biography
    • Barbara Bennett was born in 1923 in Oakland, California. Her oral history begins with a heartbreaking description of her early years there. Despite poverty, ill-treatment and neglect she survived and became more resilient, independent and strong....
    • A Candle in the Night: Basque Studies at the University of Nevada, 1967-2007

    • Douglass, William A; University of Nevada, Reno. Center for Basque Studies – History; Basque Americans -- West (U.S.)
    • 1967 a small Basque studies program was established within the Social Sciences Division of the University of Nevada's Desert Research Institute. As originally conceived, the program's purpose was to study the Basques (who were historically the...
    • Nevada Mining Oral History Project

    • Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- History; Gold mines and mining -- Nevada -- History; Silver mines and mining -- Nevada -- History; Mining engineers -- Biography
    • This volume stems from the creation in 1997 of the Nevada Mining Oral History Project (NMOHP), focusing on Nevada’s second largest industry—gold and silver mining. The sixteen chroniclers included here recorded more than 60 hours of firsthand...
    • Ed Plank, University of Nevada, 1973

    • Baseball; Baseball players
    • Photograph of Nevada baseball player Ed Plank pitching during a game in 1973. Plank was a pitcher for the Wolf Pack from 1972 to 1973. Over his two seasons at Nevada, Plank threw 14 complete games and posted a 2.63 earned run average. Plank was...
    • Glen Jobe, University of Nevada, circa 1972

    • Skiers
    • Photograph of Nevada skier Glen Jobe. Jobe was a downhill skier for the Wolf Pack from 1971 to 1972 and a cross country skier from 1972 to 1973. Jobe captained the downhill ski team in each of his two years on the team. Jobe was the Western...
    • David Clapham, University of Nevada, 1973

    • Football players
    • Photograph of Nevada football player #78, David Clapham, during a game in 1973. Clapham was an offensive tackle for the Wolf Pack from 1972 to 1973. Clapham was an AP All-American in 1973 and was inducted into the Nevada Athletics Hall of Fame in...
    • Medical Students

    • History of Medicine -- Nevada; University of Nevada School of Medicine -- History
    • Medical students from the class of 1973 at University of Nevada School of Medicine. From left: Malin Prupas, Ed Pierzynski, Mike Natalino and Bill Lloyd.
    • Technician and Medical Students

    • History of Medicine -- Nevada; University of Nevada School of Medicine -- History
    • From left: Technician (unidentified) and medical students Richard Priest and Tom Rafferty (class of 1973).
    • 1973 Medical School Advisory Board

    • University of Nevada School of Medicine -- History; History of Medicine -- Nevada
    • 1973 Medical School Advisory Board. Standing left: Maxwell Kelch, Dr. Ted Jacobs, Lee Wade. Seated left: Ed Semenza, Wally Warren, Ted Bacon (Minden rancher), Dean George Smith, and Ed Manville.
    • Governor's Day 1970: A Retrospective View

    • University of Nevada, Reno -- History -- 20th century; College students -- Nevada -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century; Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Protest movements -- Nevada; Kent State Shootings, Kent, Ohio, 1970
    • The word "Vietnam" signifies a country, a war, and for many, a historical marker for a period of cultural revolution. In the spring of 1970, the force of the larger antiwar movement came to Reno. The University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) faced weeks of...
    • Women's Athletics at the University of Nevada

    • University of Nevada, Reno -- Sports -- History; United States. Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX; Women athletes -- Interviews; College sports for women -- Nevada -- History
    • The Women’s Athletics oral history project began in 2005 with the decision of Pack PAWS—the longstanding booster, fundraising, and watchdog organization for the University of Nevada women’s intercollegiate athletics program—to produce a history of...
    • Gaming Regulation in Nevada

    • Nevada Gaming Commission; Nevada -- Biography; Nevada -- History -- 20th century; Nevada -- Politics and government -- Biography; Oral history -- Nevada;
    • Through interviews with 21 individuals with a wide range of firsthand experiences, this oral history project illuminates the evolution of gaming regulation in Nevada. The elimination of organized crime from the state’s casinos might have happened...


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