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 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Serials published at stated, frequent intervals, such as daily or weekly, and containing news, editorials, features, advertisements, and other items of current interest.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Early American Newspaper Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSS-0033
Scope and Contents The Early American Newspaper Collection is comprised of 23 issues of various newspapers from the United States, primarily from the nineteenth century. An incomplete but representative listing of titles includes Brother Jonathan (April 18, 1840), Frank Leslie's Boy's and Girl's Weekly (February 5, 1870), Harpers Weekly (March 15, 1879), Puck (June 27, 1883), and Wilkes Spirit of the...
Dates: 1836-1919

Gateway: Special Issue: Merger Makes NU 20th Largest University, June 30-July 1, 2018

 Item — Folder UNO-0005-oversize-1
Scope and Contents Special issue of the Gateway student newspaper of the University of Nebraska at Omaha. On July 1, 1968, the Municipal University of Omaha merged with the University of Nebraska (then referring only to the Lincoln campus) to create the University of Nebraska multi-campus system. The issue is printed tete-beche with two front pages. One "page 1" is dated June 30, 1968, and identified as The University of Omaha Gateway, with the headline, "Typical Problems, Triumphs Mark OU History." The other...
Dates: June 30-July 1, 2018

Joan Olsen Papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UNO-0180
Scope and Contents The collection gathered by Joan Olsen documents student activities of interest to her including her sorority and the Gateway student newspaper. The collection includes Alpha Xi Delta brcohures, posters, and other publicity material. Scripts for a program or pageant perhaps for the sorority as well as programs from university honors convocations, dance programs, and other events are in excellent condition. Also included are loose copies of the Gateway and a bound copy of the Gateway for the...
Dates: circa 1953-1955

League of Nations Newsletter Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0034
Scope and Contents The League of Nations Newsletter Collection comprises original, print copies of Round the World with the League of Nations and League of Nations Chronicle. For Round the World with the League of Nations, the collection includes May 1926; March 1930; March-June, October, and December 1931; and January-June 1932. For League of Nations Chronicle, the collection includes March 1929 through December...
Dates: 1926-1934

President Barack Obama Visit to UNO Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0230
Content Description

Sitting U.S. President Barack Obama visited Omaha on January 13, 2016, the day after his final State of the Union address. Included in the collection are five red and blue unsigned admission tickets, an admission ticket signed by B.J. Reed, a badge, a film (Hi8 MP cassette format), copies of the Omaha World-Herald and Gateway newspapers about the speech at UNO’s Baxter Arena. Also included is a thank you card from President Obama after his visit to Omaha.

Dates: Event: January 13, 2016

Sam Walker Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0125
Content Description The collection of Sam Walker includes posters, fliers, LPs, and ephemera documenting Omaha organizations, events, and people in the 20th and 21st centuries particularly related to activism, music, and culture. Topics covered include anti-Vietnam War protests, protests against the demolition of Jobbers Canyon, Omaha sheet music, Wounded Knee legal defense fund, Omaha music and performers, Al Smith, jazz vocalist Karrin Allyson, and the Omaha centennial celebration. The fourteen LPs in the...
Dates: circa 1928-2016

SUN Newspapers, section b: [special issue on] University of Nebraska at Omaha, June 27, 1968

 Item — Folder UNO-0005-oversize-1
Scope and Contents June 27, 1968, special issue of the SUN Newspapers, section b, dedicated to the new University of Nebraska at Omaha. The entire 16-page section was dedicated to the merger of the Municipal University of Omaha with the University of Nebraska (then only Lincoln), which resulted in the creation of the University of Nebraska multi-campus system. Published just days before the merger became official on July 1, 1968, the cover illustration of this newspaper depicted the University of Nebraska at...
Dates: June 27, 1968