WHEREAS, the purpose of archives and records repositories in the State of Nevada is to preserve the State's documentary heritage for present and future generations; and
WHEREAS, archives collect personal papers, photographs, manuscripts, journals, government documents, maps, electronic media, oral history, film, and other materials contributing to the history of the Silver State; and
WHEREAS, a goal of the State Historical Records Advisory Board is to increase the awareness of the valuable role archives play in preserving and enhancing knowledge of our cultural, intellectual, social and governmental heritage; and
WHEREAS, Nevada citizens are invited to explore their history and visit the sites that house our documentary heritage;
In Witness Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 12th day of September, 2017.