During the Comstock mining days, most of the miners who came here to work in the mines were Irish, Scotch, Welsh or Cornish. There were countless lively squabbles and skirmishes among the different groups after hours in the...Read More
Author: Dennis Cassinelli
The Carson City Mint operated from 1870 until it stopped producing coins in 1893, and was finally closed entirely in 1933. The historic building remained unoccupied until 1941, when it was selected to be the site for the Nevada...Read More
Ever since I grew up on a ranch that had been an old Indian village site, I have had a special fascination for Indian artifacts. arrowheads, beads, scrapers and fragments of other stone tools can still be found just about...Read More
I recently received an email from 91 year old Harold Harvell concerning an earlier article I wrote about the Operation Haylift of 1948 – 1949. Mr. Harvell was personally involved in the operation. With his permission, I...Read More
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