University of Nevada, Reno - Mathewson IGT Knowledge Center
University of Nevada, Reno - Mathewson IGT Knowledge Center
University of Nevada, Reno - Mathewson IGT Knowledge Center
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Scope and Content The Jean McElrath Papers were donated to the Special Collections Department in 1997 by her niece, Jean Wagner. The collection primarily consists of Jean's writings in the form of clippings pasted into scrapbooks. In addition, a large envelope of loose clippings accompanied the scrapbooks. Other items included two scrapbooks about cats (the family loved cats in both physical and print forms); a biographical sketch of Jean, written by Esther Early (for the Nevada Women's History Project web page); financial notebooks detailing Jean's income and expenditures; report cards from her senior year in high school; a history of two local Episcopal churches in Clover Valley and Wells, Nevada, and worksheets used to formulate the contents of one of Jean's books. This collection does not include all of Jean's writings. Her two published books, Tumbleweeds and Aged in Sage are part of the monograph collection in the Special Collections Department. Numerous McElrath articles can be ... Read More
University of Nevada, Reno - Mathewson IGT Knowledge Center
University of Nevada, Reno - Mathewson IGT Knowledge Center
University of Nevada, Reno - Mathewson IGT Knowledge Center
University of Nevada, Reno - Mathewson IGT Knowledge Center
University of Nevada, Reno - Mathewson IGT Knowledge Center
University of Nevada, Reno - Mathewson IGT Knowledge Center