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5 edition of Nevada women"s history found in the catalog.

Nevada women"s history

Jean Ford

Nevada women"s history

a guide to archives and manuscripts in Nevada repositories

by Jean Ford

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Published by Special Collections Dept., University Library, University of Nevada, Reno in [Reno, NV.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Nevada -- Archives -- Directories,
  • Women -- Nevada -- Manuscripts -- Directories,
  • Women -- Nevada -- Library resources -- Directories,
  • Women -- Nevada -- History $x Sources -- Directories

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    StatementJean Ford.
    GenreArchives, Directories.
    ContributionsUniversity of Nevada, Reno. Library. Special Collections Dept.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1438.N22 F67 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 221 p. :
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16210692M
    LC Control Number2005416565

    Women in Nevada voted for the first time in local races in and in statewide races in Women gained the right to vote nationally with the 19th Amendment to the constitution ratified in For more information on Nevada woman suffrage and Anne Martin see: Anne Howard, The Long Campaign: A Biography of Anne Martin (Nevada: University.   Women's Prison Book Project Since , the Women’s Prison Book Project (WPBP) has provided women and transgender persons in prison with free reading materials covering a wide range of topics from law and education (dictionaries, GED, etc.) to fiction, politics, history, and women.

    Nevada Women's History Project is a Nevada Domestic Non-Profit Corporation filed on Janu The company's filing status is listed as Active and its File Number is E The Registered Agent on file for this company is Drinkwater Law Offices and is located at Kietzke Lane Suite , Reno, NV Location: Nevada (NV). the Nevada Women's History Project (NWHP), which was created to collect and disseminate information about women throughout Nevada's history. The collection reflects the early organization of the Nevada Guest book, box 03 History of Governor's Mansion, box 03 Luncheon-tea, October 02 box 03 Membership applications,

      A well-written, balanced, and informative inside look into the "sex-services" industry in Nevada, USA. What I learned from this book: Although legalized brothels offer a work environment for women in the sex trade that is vastly preferable to any other presently-existing option, there is still vast room for improvement. The women don't appear to be suffering in any major way, and yet it's /5().   The next year she met with President Rutherford B. Hayes in Washington, D.C. Winnemucca also became the first Native American woman to produce a published book, Life Among the Piutes: Their Wrongs.


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