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clippings (information artifacts)

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Illustrations, pages, articles, or columns of text removed from books, newspapers, journals, or other printed sources and kept for their informational content.

Found in 78 Collections and/or Records:

Marian Weston, Collection on Weldon Kees

 Collection — Box 001: [Barcode: R0241200548]
Identifier: MS-0505
Content Description

The papers consist of articles, newspaper clippings, letters, and various memorabilia about poet Weldon Kees, collected by Marion Weston.

Dates: 1954-2005

Matinee Musicale Club Records

 Collection — Box 2019-067
Identifier: MSS-0151
Content Description

The Matinee Musicale Club Records document the activities of the Omaha women's club through programs, news clippings, correspondence, and other records. Much of the collection was originally arranged in scrapbooks and binders before being disassembled.

Dates: circa 1924-2018

Nebraska AIDS Project (NAP) Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0092
Content Description The Nebraska AIDS Project (NAP) collection is primarily composed of photographs in print along with negatives and some digital images. The topics of the photographs include a variety of NAP activities including the annual AIDS Walk, Night of 1,000 Stars, volunteer appreciation events, other events, as well as NAP’s former building. Celebrities participating in events include Olympian Greg Louganis, actress Shirley MacLaine, and comedian Joan Rivers. Documents are primarily related to...
Dates: circa 1992-2016

Nebraska Ephemera, circa 1980s-1990s

 File — Box 1, Folder: 2019-042
Scope and Contents Three printed items related to Nebraska history: One brochure titled "What you have always wanted to know about Nebraska and should have asked," featuring facts about Nebraska, published by the NEBRASKAland Foundation, published sometime between 1980 and 2003.One newspaper clipping titled "What do you know about Nebraska?" from an unknown source, published for Nebraska's 125th birthday, March 1, 1992, featuring a 14-question quiz about Nebraska history.One...
Dates: circa 1980s-1990s

Nebraska Shakespeare Records

 Collection — Box 2018-047
Identifier: MSS-0006
Scope and Contents The records of Nebraska Shakespeare includes material from its founding in 1986 to the present, documenting the history of the organization, its administration, and its productions. The collection includes production binders (1987-2007), programs, posters, publicity material, reviews, photographs, slides, meeting minutes, bylaws, schedules, fiscal information, inventory information, staff information, correspondence, planning documents, board of directors records, press releases, news...
Dates: 1986-ongoing

Oliver B. Pollak Research Collection, 1998-2015

 Series — Box 5
Scope and Contents

Much of this collection includes materials generated by Professor Pollak during his historical research and through his association with the Missouri Valley History Conference. Also included are materials from the Winchell Lecture Series sponsored by the UNO Department of History.

Dates: 1998-2015

Omaha Chamber of Commerce Records

 Collection — Box 2018-040
Identifier: MSS-0013
Scope and Contents The Omaha Chamber of Commerce Records cover business and industry in Omaha, Nebraska, spanning the period from 1912 until 1979. The records include meeting minutes from various committees and bureaus, the Chamber's newsletter (1912-1941 as Journal, 1941-1956 as News Bulletin, 1959-2004 as Profile), photographs, negatives, slides, newspaper clippings, correspondence, pamphlets, books and journals collected and used by the Chamber, and files with information about various businesses,...
Dates: 1912-2015

Omaha Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0115
Scope and Contents The Omaha Collection is an eclectic mix of files relating to the city of Omaha, Nebraska, and to areas of research pursued by faculty members of the Municipal University of Omaha, notably Ralph M. Wardle, professor of English, and Wilfred Payne, professor of Philosophy. The miscellaneous portions of the collection include material unrelated to Omaha. The collection includes information on Boys Town; the City of Omaha Financial Bulletin (1929); a Douglas County Election Announcement...
Dates: 1854-1985

Omaha LGBTQ+ Ephemera, Circa 1993-1998

 File — Box 1, Folder: 2018-051
Scope and Contents The addition to the Queer Omaha Archives Ephemera Collection includes a variety of miscellaneous material including news clippings, a sermon, a resource directory, newsletters, and other items. A Family of Pride is a resource directory prepared for the US WEST Nebraska Pluralism Council in conjunction with June Gay and Lesbian Awareness Month in the 1990s. Also included are items from the Omaha Chapter of Lutherans Concerned, which was “a Christian ministry for lesbian and gay...
Dates: Circa 1993-1998

Omaha Symphony Guild Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0029
Scope and Contents The records of the Omaha Symphony Guild document events organized by the group as well as governance functions of the board of directors from circa 1990-2011 with gaps in the records. Organizational records include the secretary’s notebooks (2003-2006), treasurer’s notebooks and reports (1999-2005, Omaha Symphony Guild Advisor, as well as material created by other officers including the President, Executive Committee, Board of Directors, President-Elect, Vice President for Administration,...
Dates: 1950-2019; Majority of material found within 1990-2011

Omaha Symphony Orchestra Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0156
Content Description

The records of the Omaha Symphony Orchestra predominantly document performances and public activities of the organization. The collection includes marketing and promotional materials (mostly late 1980s to the 2010s), concert programs, scrapbooks containing news clippings and ephemera (1950s-1980s), and other records. A small number of photographs (undated) and posters (predominantly 2000s) are also part of the collection. Audio and video recordings are not part of the collection.

Dates: 1921-2020

Omaha Theater Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0010
Scope and Contents The Omaha Theater Company Records contain materials from 1949 to the present, documenting the history of the organization, its administration, and its productions. The organization changed names during the covered period, starting as the Omaha Junior Theater in 1948, becoming the Emmy Gifford Children's Theater in 1977, and becoming the Omaha Theater Company for Young People in 1993, eventually shortening the name to the Omaha Theater Company. The group performed in the Center Theater...
Dates: 1949 - 2014

Opera Omaha Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0001
Scope and Contents The records of Opera Omaha include material from before its founding in the 1950s to the present, documenting the history of the organization, its administration, and its productions. The collection holds board meeting minutes (1958-1994), news clippings (1954-1990), audio and video recordings (1960s-2000s), as well as scrapbooks, photographs, negatives, slides, programs, posters, original artwork, and related material. A portion of the collection is material collected by Cele Washington...
Dates: 1954-2018

Phi Delta Psi Sorority Scrapbooks

 Collection — Box 1-2
Identifier: UNO-0186
Scope and Contents

The two scrapbooks of Phi Delta Psi sorority at Omaha University include news clippings, photographs, invitations, programs, notecards, ephemera, and other material. The scrapbooks cover the period up to Phi Delta Psi joining the national sorority Alpha Xi Delta in 1950. The smaller of the two scrapbooks includes the silouette of a small dog on its cover.

Dates: 1931-1950

Ronald W. Roskens Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0014
Scope and Contents The Ronald W. Roskens Papers include materials related to Ronald W. Roskens' work as Vice President for Administration and Executive Vice President and Professor of Educational Administration at Kent State University (1959-1972), Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha (1972-1977), President of the University of Nebraska System (Central Administration in Lincoln, Nebraska) (1977-1989), Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development (1990-1992), and...
Dates: 1959-2015

Rumelheart Books Collection

 Collection — Box MISC-05, Folder: UNO-0205
Identifier: UNO-0205
Scope and Contents News clippings about author Maude Smith Delavan and her books The Rumelhearts of Rampler Avenue (1937) and A Rumelheart Must Roam (1939). Also included are notes collected by Lucy Phelan for a review of the book and a Books in Brief version of the book. In writing The Rumelhearts of Rampler Avenue, Delavan was inspired by the controversy between the Happy Hollow nieghborhood and the University of Omaha's proposed (and...
Dates: 1937 - 1939

Ruth Diamond Levinson Dance Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0188
Scope and Contents Collection of material related to the dance program at the University of Omaha, including a scrapbook, a spiral notebook containing handwritten music, a collage of photographs laminated onto a wooden wall hanging, correspondence, departmental records, event programs, posters, photographs, news clippings, photocopies. The scrapbook includes photographs, news clippings, and ephemera including dried flower corsages. The photo collage plaque was given to Levinson at the time of her...
Dates: 1929-1988; Majority of material found within predominant 1940-1942

Sarah Finch Scrapbook and Unidentified Ledger

 Collection — Box MISC-12, Folder: MSS-0094
Identifier: MSS-0094
Content Description

The scrapbook of Sarah Finch was created by re-using the ledger of an unidentified business. Miss Finch’s scrapbook includes sheet music, poetry, news clippings, and illustrations. The sheet music includes a printed sheet as well as the handwritten Stephen C. Fosters song "Hard Times." The merchant’s entries cover approximately 100 pages and identification of the merchant may be possible with further study.

Dates: circa 1850-1872

School of Health and Kinesiology Records, 1985-2009

 Series — Box 19
Scope and Contents

The series documents the School of Health and Kinesiology (H&K) and its predecessor known as HPER (Health, Physical Education, and Recreation). Record times include annual reports, news articles, advertisements for study participants, fliers, correspondence, budget information, and newsletters. Also included is some material related to earlier related programs such as the Women's Physical Education and the Recreation and Leisure Studies Program.

Dates: 1985-2009

Student Unrest Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0194
Scope and Contents The collection includes news clippings, resolutions, correspondence, student survey, and other documents related to the occupation student organization BLAC (Black Liberators for Action on Campus) of the office of University of Nebraska at Omaha Chancellor Kirk Naylor in November 1969 and the subsequent response. The students were arrested and prosecuted. The news clippings were collected by the university while the documents were collected from a variety of sources, which are not...
Dates: 1969-1973

Tangerine Bowl Celebration Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0200
Scope and Contents

Material from the celebration of the 1955 Tangerine Bowl Championship football on April 12, 2014, including photographs, news clippings, copies of the game film and audio, and other material.

Dates: Event: April 12, 2014

Ted Kooser Poetry Reading Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0199
Scope and Contents

Material includes posters, news stories, and related material about U.S. Poet Laureate Ted Kooser's poetry reading at UNO on October 27, 2004.

Dates: Event: October 27, 2004

Terence Illustrated -- Newspaper clipping, 1955

 File — Box 2, Folder: 22
Scope and Contents Newspaper clipping of article entitled "Weston Honored in Williams Library Exhibition." The date and newspaper source are unknown, but are presumed to be circa May 1955. The article describes an exhibit curated by Mary L. Richmond at the Chapin Library of Williams College, showcasing the work of art professor Karl E. Weston. Exhibit materials and the exhibition catalog were printed at the Cummington Press. The article includes a photograph of Mary L. Richmond and Karl E. Weston standing in...
Dates: 1955

Thomas A. Rowland Jr. Papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0192
Scope and Contents

The collection of Thomas A. Rowland, OU class of 1950, includes his freshman beanie, three small red "Omaha U" pennants, a 1949 OU recreuitman booklet, a photograph, and news clippings.

Dates: 1949-1950

Thomas Fitzgerald Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0155
Content Description The papers of Nebraska State Senator Thomas S. Fitzgerald primarily document his time in office from 1975-1980. The collection material includes photographs, documents, ephemera, and other material primarily about matters related to Nebraska Unicameral business. The material was received primarily organized in binders or scrapbooks. As a state senator, Fitzgerald worked with state and county officials on acquiring a county-held building and was the major sponsor of the legislation which made...
Dates: circa 1970-1984

Tim Medley, circa 1987-2018

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

The Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway material from the personal collection of Tim Medley includes articles in magazines and newspapers, letters to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders, material from shareholder meetings, Medley’s personal notes on Buffett, other material.

Dates: circa 1987-2018

Tom and Medora Harper Tangerine Bowl Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0193
Scope and Contents

The Tom and Medora Harper Tangerine Bowl collection includes programs, tickets, news clippings, a scrapbook, and t-shirt related to football at Omaha University and specifically the Tangerine Bowl. Tom Harper was a member of the class of 1956.

Dates: 1954-1995

Toreador Red Chandelier by Dale Chihuly Proposal, 2000

 File — Box Art [7]
Scope and Contents

The proposal for the Toreador Red Chandelier by Dale Chihuly for the Peter Kiewit Institute building at UNO includes drawings, photographs, negatives, and a news clipping.

Dates: 2000

University Communications UNO Staff Files Collection

 Collection — Box 1-9
Identifier: UNO-0157
Content Description

The Office of University Communications kept these staff files handy in case a photo or other information about a member of the UNO staff, faculty, or administrator was needed for a press release or internal statement.

Dates: circa 1960s-2015

University of Nebraska at Omaha, Arcadia Publishing, 2006-2007

 Series — Box 4
Scope and Contents

This is a collection of materials generated during writing of University of Nebraska at Omaha (2007) by Oliver B. Pollak and Les Valentine, a title in the Arcadia Publishing Campus History Series. The collection includes correspondence, newspaper articles, written notes, and rough draft photocopies. These materials predominantly date to circa 2006-2007.

Dates: 2006-2007