Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Laxalt Theater in the Nelson Building. 401 West Second Street. Reno, NV (Washoe)
Description: Steven Drew presents an illustrated look at this longtime Nevada fixture, its people, operations, facilities, and legacy in Reno. The speaker has been researching the V&T for more than 45 years. He has been a railroad consultant to the State of Nevada since 1974 and recently retired after 35 years as Chief Curator of the California State Railroad Museum in Old Sacramento. He is the author of the new 128-page book entitled “Nevada’s Virginia & Truckee Railroad,” released in March 2014 by Arcadia Publishing. For more information please visit www.historicreno.org or call 775-747-4478.
The Virginia and Truckee Railroad: An 80-Year Reno And Nevada