Southern Nevada: The Boomtown Years brings together a wide range of original source materials found in widely diverse collections from UNLV Libraries Special Collections, the Nevada State Museum, and Historical Society in Las Vegas and the Clark County Heritage Museum. In addition to original source materials, the collection provides a wide variety of standards-based activities for elementary and high schoolers. Read more about the collections...
Highlights from the Collection
Round Mountain Mine buildings Horse teams Automobiles Business & finance Railroad strikes Mills Business districts Headframes (Mining) Railroads Men Houses Tents Women Columbia Mountain Hills Crowds Interiors Portraits Miners Carts & wagons Architecture Dogs
Map of Southern Nevada Boomtowns
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