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Roger Ludemann – Red Rockholm’s Nevada Story

Tony Mendez – Native Nevadan Tony Mendez a National Hero and Inspiration for Argo

Mary Manning – Under the Mushroom Cloud

Roger Ludemann – Nebraskan Loves Nevada

Marshall Andrew Crawford – A Story from the Bank: Terrenzio

Vida Grace Jacobsen Crawford – Vida’s Memory of Living in the Thirties

Sharon J. Heher – Fine Artist / Owner of Fire and Water Studio

Tinker Evans – Home Means Nevada

Trudi and Mary Mcallister – Thank you to Old Washoe Estates’ Quiet Heroes

Trudi Martin – WWII Veteran and long time Nevada Resident

Tod Jennings – I Met the Mayor!

Rick Watson – Education History of Southern Nevada

Kent Lancaster – The Lancaster and Hall Families in Gold Hill Nevada – Part Two

Kerryn Ferneyhough – Where the Sun Always Shines

Katarzyna Kochany – Video: High Desert Interviews

Yvonne Sullivan – Historical Clothing

Bill Pyatt – Viet Nam is going on and I get a Nevada Highway magazine at mail call

Greg Campbell – Pleased to be sharing a birthday with Nevada as well

William Puchert – Nevada State Tartan

Katarzyna Kochany – Strange Things Happen In Nevada

Krystal Nevada Hoefling | What’s in a Name?

Henderson Historical Society – Manganese One Plant (AKA) Three Kids Mine Henderson, Nevada, 1916-1962

Fredric Watson – PEPCON Explosion, 25 Years Later

Recie Hornyak and Rick Watson – The Hermit of Henderson

Monica Martinez Simmons – Inspiration for An American Journey

Henderson Historical Society – Magnesium Maggie

Howard Hickson – Absolutely Impossible! Crossing the Nation by Automobile – 1903

Howard Hickson – Humboldt River Monster

Howard Hickson – New Teacher in Town Contact, Nevada (1933-1934)

Howard Hickson – Robbed Twice on the Same Day Central Pacific Railroad – November 5, 1870

Howard Hickson – Moon Rock Northeastern Nevada Museum, Elko – 1970

Howard Hickson – Hardly a High School University of Nevada, Elko (1874-1885)

Howard Hickson – Mayor Bing Crosby Elko, Nevada (1948-1977)

Howard Hickson – Wendover Will

Howard Hickson – The Ghost Cries Murder

Howard Hickson – Jarbidge, Nevada Not a Ghost Town

Wayne Capurro – Author of WHITE FLAG: America’s First 9/11 likes “Tom Logan”

Life of Kay Winters in Carson City and Dayton, Nevada

Helen Stewart Remembers: Historical Interpreter Dr. Linda Miller recreates the Life of Helen J. Stewart

The Lancaster and Hall Families in Gold Hill Nevada: Part One

A Nevada Mining Family

My Grandmother’s Memories (Pearl Sielaff Radcliffe)

Art Sistare – Wonder Lives

Barbre Brunson – Home Means Nevada

Peter & Deborah Cross – A Brilliant Experience

Sam DiNoto – WWII and Las Vegas

Darrin Bush – 1964 Beatles Concert In Las Vegas

Video: The Spirit of Nevada

The Capurro Brothers (1869)

Duval Ranching Company (1870)

Kallenbach-Ormachea-Sherman Ranch (1908)

Bailey Ranch (1875)

End of the Rainbow Ranch (1873)

Testolin Ranch (1907)

Perfecta Vista Ranches – Mathewson Ranch (1909)

Ranch No. 1 – Trimmer/Giovacchini Ranch (1909)

Anker Ranch (1877)

Skip’s Place (1907)

Lawrence Ranch (1908)

Quilici Ranch (1881)

Robert Getto Farm and Getto Farms (1911)

Day-Annett-Costa Ranch (1905)

Lytle Ranches (1865)

Manha Farm (1912)

Martin Ranch (1887)

“The Tree of Nevada” by Art Sistare

Jackie Boor – My Nevada Roots: Unearthing the Untold Story of Sheriff Tom Logan

Jeanette K. Belz – When Nevada Felt Like Home

Mimi Rodden – John Livermore, Mining Pioneer, Tonopah Historic Mining Park

Judge Chuck Weller – BATTLESHIP U.S.S. Nevada (BB-36)

Lee Butts – One Helldorado of a Good Time

Karen Barsell – United Way

Sticks and Stones: Paiute Hand Games

Steve Rowland – The Dramatic Events That Shaped Our Land

Claytee White – The Black Pioneers Who Helped Tame Virginia City

UNLV Professors – Breakthroughs in Community Health

Brett Riddle – The Critters that Capture My Imagination

Su Kim Chung – The Libraries’ Treasures on Early Las Vegas History

Andy Kirk – Las Vegas: ‘A Place Out of Place’

Cheri Hickman – A Wild Ride

Sandie La Nae – St. Charles Hotel

Curtiss C. Kull – Everything I Ever Hoped For…

William Cobb – Delta Xi Chapter of Sigma Nu Fraternity celebrates its 100th anniversary

Scott H. Carey – The Spirit of Sparks

Neena Laxalt – Some Stories Are Just Too Long

Randy Snow – What Happens in Vegas

Bud Hicks – Hicks Family in Nevada

Louise Inman – Finding Benjamin Franklin Green

Sandy Hawkins – A Memoir of Nevada Day and Halloween circa the 1960’s in Carson City

Northern Paiute Powwow Regalia: Personal and Community Meanings

Kathy Trujillo – My Life in a One-Square Mile, One Stoplight Town

Karen Barsell – Reno War and Community Chest Answers Need During WWII

Patrick Huntsman – Crossing Paths with a Nevada Explorer

Phil Rose – It’s Been a Helluva Ride

Patty Cafferata, I Traveled the Back and Main Roads of Nevada

Parus Dudley, Growing up with a Game Warden

Phil Aurbach

Sandy Hawkins, 6 Generations of the Savage Family in Carson City

Joan Henderson Reil, From Pioche to St Thomas to Las Vegas

Euskal Jaiak, Celebrating Basque Culture

Jon Ralston, After 29 years, home means Nevada to me

Don Newman

Andy Kirk, UNLV History Department

Ralph Burns, Paiute Language Teacher

Mike Williams, Paiute Decoy Weaver

Supatra Chemprachum, Thai Dance Choreographer

Bill Maloy, Saddle Maker