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    • My Father's Son: A Gaming Memoir of Pete Cladianos

    • Cladianos, Pete, 1929- ; Gambling -- Nevada -- Reno -- History
    • Casino gambling (or “gaming,” as the industry prefers) was made legal in Nevada by the state legislature’s passage in 1931 of AB 98, the Casino Gaming Act. Initially, the majority of Nevada casinos were small establishments containing a few...
    • The Cultural Side of Reno

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    • Through interviews with 30 community members, conducted between 2009 and 2011, “The Cultural Side of Reno” explores the growth and development of Northern Nevada’s cultural and artistic landscape. This project is the product of an innovative...
    • World without end

    • Artists' books -- California -- Berkeley
    • [16] p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm; "This book was designed, printed & bound by Julie Chen in an edition of 25 copies. It was letterpress printed on a variety of papers, including an assortment of found maps, resulting in each copy being slightly...
    • Unknown [Colorful Wolf]

    • mural paintings; street art; spray painting; paintings (visual works); acrylic paintings (visual works)
    • The back side of Vaka and Sarra's signal-box mural features an off-center close up of a wolf's head and face. The wolf's fur is multicolored: muted shades of purple, yellow, green, blue, and orange. The wolf's eyes are a mint green, its nose is...
    • Patagonia

    • mural paintings; street art; paintings (visual works)
    • Erik Burke's mural consists of seven frames that are the shape of Nevada, each portraying different landscapes within the state. Burke utilized the natural color and texture of the brick wall upon which the mural is painted to depict a shadow or...
    • Unknown [Colorful Wolf]

    • mural paintings; street art; spray painting; paintings (visual works); acrylic paintings (visual works)
    • A close up of a wolf's head and face wraps around the back and right side of Vaka and Sarra's mural. The wolf's fur is multicolored: muted shades of purple, yellow, green, blue, and orange. The wolf's eyes are a mint green, its nose is black and...
    • Unknown [Rodeo Clown]

    • mural paintings; street art; spray painting; paintings (visual works); acrylic paintings (visual works); portraits
    • The front side of this signal box painted by Vaka features a rodeo clown. White circles are painted around the clown's eyes and mouth and red appear around his nose and upper lip. A headset microphone sits in front of the clown's mouth, worn under...
    • Unknown [Ice Cream Sundae]

    • mural paintings; street art; paintings (visual works); acrylic paintings (visual works)
    • The Inaugural Reno Mural Expo's youngest artist, Jene Parise (age 10), painted this ice cream cone with a cherry on top against a white backdrop. Parise used an impressive shading technique to create dimension in the waffle cone.
    • Reflection, Recollection, and Change: The Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners

    • Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners; Physicians -- Licenses -- Nevada; Physicians -- Nevada -- Discipline; Medical care -- Nevada -- History; Medicine -- Nevada
    • During 1994-1995, the UNOHP collaborated with the University of Nevada History Department on a project funded by the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners. Anita Watson, Ph.D. candidate in the History Department, conducted oral history interviews...
    • 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...
    • Warren d'Azevedo: By Dead Reckoning

    • Anthropologists -- Nevada -- Biography; Washoe Indians -- Great Basin
    • On the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the Great Basin Anthropological Conference in Reno, Brian Wallace, Chairman of the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California, proclaimed October 15, 2005 officially "Warren d'Azevedo Day" in recognition of...
    • 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...
    • An Oral History of Fourth Street and Prater Way through Reno and Sparks, Nevada

    • Businesswomen -- Nevada -- Biography; Businessmen -- Nevada -- Biography; Nevada -- History -- 20th century; Nevada -- Biography; Oral history -- Nevada; Reno (Nev.) -- History;
    • In 2011, the Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) initiated a comprehensive study of the entire Fourth Street-Prater Way corridor, intending to improve not only public transportation in the area, but safety and livability. The conjunction of...

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