Guide to Research CollectionsUniversity of Nevada, Las Vegas
Special Collections, University Libraries
Las Vegas, NV
Papers: 1982-2013, 15.210 linear feet.
The collection documents the political career of Rochelle Shelley Berkley when she served as U.S. Representative for Nevadas 1st Congressional District. Included are correspondence and constituent mail; congressional documents and subject files, a variety of materials about Yucca Mountain, awards, and multimedia materials, including VHS and beta video tapes and an external hard drive. Topics documented include Las Vegas, health care, veterans affairs, the hepatitis C outbreak of 2008, and Yucca Mountain and the nuclear waste controversy. A finding aid is available in the repository and online.
University of Nevada, Reno
Mathewson IGT Knowledge Center
Papers: ca. 1982-1991, 10 items.
The collection includes campaign flyers and stickers for Shelley Berkleys 1982 and 1991 political campaigns for election to the University of Nevada System, Board of Regents.