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The Silver That Saved Nevada

                    If you had been in Nevada in 1900 you were probably there because your parents or grandparents came for the big mining rush to Virginia City some thirty years earlier. But in 1900 Nevada is not a land of excitement and far from a land […]

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Dezert magazine July 2011

Dezert magazine July 2011 The July issue of Dezert Magazine takes you to the beginning of a GREAT metropolis, Las Vegas. Discover how explorer John C. Fremont and a small ” meadow ” becomes the biggest neon city in the world. Stay in Nevada and learn about the rise and demise of the silver king […]

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