Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: 1987*
(273 results)



Display: 20

    • Clarence K. Jones: From Paperboy to Philanthropist

    • University of Nevada, Reno -- Benefactors; Reno evening gazette; Nevada state journal; Journalists -- Nevada -- Reno -- Biography; Reno (Nev.) -- Biography
    • As student, alumnus and benefactor, Clarence K. Jones has participated in the evolution of the University of Nevada from a small, rustic college into the respected state university that it is today. He was a freshman in the fall of 1927, received...
    • Silver Peak: At Work, At Play, and At Home

    • Silver Peak Mining District (Nev.) -- Biography; Silver Peak Mining District (Nev.) -- History
    • While the rest of the nation struggled through the Great Depression of the 1930s, there existed a few isolated oases-towns where a single industry offered jobs and allowed families to remain together, intact and relatively unscathed by economic...
    • 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...
    • The Sagebrush Rebellion in Nevada

    • Land use--Nevada; Land use--West (U.S.); Public lands--Nevada; Public lands--West (U.S.);
    • The now famous grassroots rebellion against Washington's control over vast stretches of western land, termed the Sagebrush Rebellion, was conceived in reaction to a series of federal laws issued in the late 1970s, thousands of miles away from those...
    • Every Light Was On: Bill Harrah and His Clubs Remembered

    • Harrah, William; Harrah, William -- Friends and associates -- Interviews; Harrah, William -- Employees -- Interviews; Casinos -- Nevada -- Employees -- Biography; Casinos -- Nevada -- History; Oral history; Gambling -- Nevada -- History -- 20th...
    • Casino gambling (or “gaming,” as the industry prefers) was made legal in Nevada by an act of the state legislature in 1931. Early casinos in Nevada were rough-and-tumble businesses still deeply rooted in the frontier ethos from which gaming had...
    • We Were All Athletes: Women’s Athletics and Title IX 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
    • From intramurals to intercollegiate competition, the University of Nevada has long offered its students the opportunity to pursue their love of athletics along with their studies. However, for many years, athletic opportunities for young women...
    • Silver Peak: Never A Ghost Town

    • Silver mines and mining -- Nevada -- Silver Peak Range Wilderness -- History; Mines and mineral resources -- Nevada -- Silver Peak Range Wilderness -- History; Silver Peak Range Wilderness (Nev.) -- History; Nevada -- History -- 20th century
    • This is the story of Silver Peak, a small mining community in Esmeralda County, Nevada. As with many towns tied to mining, it has suffered the booms and busts that are inherent in the industry, but the difference with Silver Peak is that it has...
    • 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...
    • E.M. “Al” Gunderson

    • Nevada. Supreme Court -- Biography; Lawyers -- Nevada -- Biography;
    • Elmer Millard “Al” Gunderson was born August 9, 1929 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His oral history skips around in time and place as he bounced from high school to high school, finally obtaining a GED; starting and stopping college; serving in the...
    • Baseball program cover, University of Nevada, 1987

    • Baseball bats; Baseball players
    • Photograph of the Nevada baseball program cover for the 1987 season. The cover features Nevada baseball player Rob Richie. Richie was an outfielder for the Wolf Pack from 1984 to 1987. Over his four seasons at Nevada, Richie posted a .351 batting...
    • Rob Richie, University of Nevada, circa 1985

    • Baseball bats; Baseball players
    • Photograph of Nevada baseball player Rob Richie. Richie was an outfielder for the Wolf Pack from 1984 to 1987. Over his four seasons at Nevada, Richie posted a .351 batting average, totaled 254 hits, drove in 181 runs, and stole 47 bases. Richie...
    • Rob Richie, University of Nevada, circa 1985

    • Baseball bats; Baseball players
    • Photograph of Nevada baseball player Rob Richie. Richie was an outfielder for the Wolf Pack from 1984 to 1987. Over his four seasons at Nevada, Richie posted a .351 batting average, totaled 254 hits, drove in 181 runs, and stole 47 bases. Richie...
    • Rob Richie, University of Nevada, circa 1985

    • Baseball bats; Baseball players
    • Photograph of Nevada baseball player Rob Richie. Richie was an outfielder for the Wolf Pack from 1984 to 1987. Over his four seasons at Nevada, Richie posted a .351 batting average, totaled 254 hits, drove in 181 runs, and stole 47 bases. Richie...
    • Boris King, University of Nevada, 1987

    • Basketball; Basketball players
    • Photograph of Nevada men's basketball player Boris King with possession of the ball during a game against the University of Montana in 1987. King was a guard for the Wolf Pack for the 1987 and 1988 seasons. Over his two seasons at Nevada, King...
    • Football program cover, University of Nevada, 1987

    • Football; Football players
    • Photograph of the Nevada football program cover for the Homecoming game against Stephen F. Austin University on October 24, 1987. The cover features #7, Marty Zendejas. The Wolf Pack fell to the Jacks 7 to 9. Zendejas was a kicker for the Wolf Pack...
    • Football program cover, University of Nevada, 1987

    • Football players
    • Photograph of the Nevada football program cover for the game against Weber State College on November 14, 1987. The cover features Donal "Buck" Rose. The Wolf Pack fell to the Wildcats 15 to 38. Rose was an offensive lineman for the Wolf Pack from...
    • Group - Basque Studies faculty and staff

    •  
    • The Basque Studies Program faculty and staff at the Basque Library, 1990. Left to right: Jill Berner (publication writer and production coordinator for the University of Nevada's Center for Basque Studies for nearly 30 years), Dr. Linda White May...

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK