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August 2019

Lecture Series: Remarkable Comstock Women-Mary Louise MacKay

August 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main St
Gold Hill, NV 89440 United States
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$5

Lecture Series: Remarkable Comstock Women-Mary Louise MacKay Description: Women played a huge part in Comstock history, but their contributions to the life and times of the old lode are often obscured by the Wild West myths of whiskey, gun smoke, and golden-hearted prostitutes. At the Comstock Foundation’s August 15 event at the Gold Hill Hotel, writer Gregory Crouch, author of The Bonanza King, will attempt to shed light upon some of the women’s issues of the day—among them fashion, food,…

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A Benefit for The Comstock Foundation – Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters

August 22 @ 7:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 22, 2019

Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main St
Gold Hill, NV 89440 United States
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Exploring History One Spirit at a Time Description: What better place to explore for Spirits than the oldest hotel in Nevada, the Gold Hill Hotel, established in 1861. You will explore together in small groups, various sites in and around the Gold Hill Hotel, with several Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters guiding you along. The Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters seek to understand paranormal events, through investigations, using all tools at our disposal with a scientific approach. About: Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters…

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September 2019

Lecture Series: “DID YA KNOW”, Mr. Epimonondus P. Stinkwater

September 5 @ 7:00 pm
Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main St
Gold Hill, NV 89440 United States
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$5

“DID YA KNOW” Description: A compilation of little known Comstock facts that generate a lot of discussion and a maybe a small amount of BS. Mr. Stinkwater will present a series of historic facts to generate discussion and support the facts with photographs to illustrate the premise. Bio: Mr. Epimonondus P. Stinkwater moved to VC in 1858.  Now at 168 years old his recollections are still sharp as a tack. He bought a building that hadn’t been built yet and opened…

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A Benefit for The Comstock Foundation – Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters

September 12 @ 7:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until October 24, 2019

Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main St
Gold Hill, NV 89440 United States
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Exploring History One Spirit at a Time Description: What better place to explore for Spirits than the oldest hotel in Nevada, the Gold Hill Hotel, established in 1861. You will explore together in small groups, various sites in and around the Gold Hill Hotel, with several Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters guiding you along. The Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters seek to understand paranormal events, through investigations, using all tools at our disposal with a scientific approach. About: Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters…

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Lecture Series: “The Future of Gold Mining & the Yellow Metal”, Mr. DeGasperis

September 19 @ 7:00 pm
Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main St
Gold Hill, NV 89440 United States
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$5

“The Future of Gold Mining & the Yellow Metal” Description: Corrado DeGasperis brings over 30 years of industrial manufacturing and global capital markets and a decade in the gold industry. He will discuss PEAK gold, the depletion of gold reserves, the rising role of gold in the international money markets, as a currency (not bitcoin) and the newest, cleanest technologies for combatting shrinking reserves and reclaiming and recycling old tailings, ponds and waste. Bio: Mr. DeGasperis is Executive Chairman, Comstock…

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Event: Virginia & Truckee Railroad Wine & History Train

September 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
V&T Depot Virginia City, F Street
Virginia City, NV 89440 United States
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$60 – $100

The Comstock Foundation for History & Culture presents an evening on the V&T Railroad Steam train. The event includes wine, beverages, appetizers and a one year membership to the Comstock Foundation. All proceeds benefit the Comstock Foundation's restoration of their iconic Donovan Mill in Silver City NV. Your support is greatly appreciated and look forward to seeing you on the train. All aboard! To purchase tickets CLICK HERE or on the event website link below.

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A Benefit for The Comstock Foundation – Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters

September 26 @ 7:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until October 24, 2019

Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main St
Gold Hill, NV 89440 United States
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Exploring History One Spirit at a Time Description: What better place to explore for Spirits than the oldest hotel in Nevada, the Gold Hill Hotel, established in 1861. You will explore together in small groups, various sites in and around the Gold Hill Hotel, with several Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters guiding you along. The Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters seek to understand paranormal events, through investigations, using all tools at our disposal with a scientific approach. About: Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters…

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Valery Lyman – Breaking Ground – Exhibit

September 27 @ 7:30 pm - September 29 @ 10:30 pm
Donovan Mill, 900 S. Main Street
Silver City, NV 89428 United States
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Free

To download flyer CLICK HERE or on the image below.

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October 2019

Lecture Series: “Mark Twain and Dan DeQuille Hoaxers and Jokesters of the Territorial Enterprise”, Doug Borchert

October 3 @ 7:00 pm
Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main St
Gold Hill, NV 89440 United States
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$5

“Mark Twain and Dan DeQuille Hoaxers and Jokesters of the Territorial Enterprise”   Description: Doug will concentrated on Mark Twain’s more famous hoaxes, The Massacre Outside Carson City, The Petrified Man, and the Miscegenation Society and DeQuillie’s more famous “quaints,” The Rolling Stones of the Pahranagat, The Solar Armour. He will  also addressed the influence that Artemus Ward had on Mark Twain and the visit of Adah Mencken Bio: Doug Borchert is a native Nevadan ( Ely 1942) who has had…

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A Benefit for The Comstock Foundation – Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters

October 10 @ 7:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until October 24, 2019

Gold Hill Hotel, 1540 Main St
Gold Hill, NV 89440 United States
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Exploring History One Spirit at a Time Description: What better place to explore for Spirits than the oldest hotel in Nevada, the Gold Hill Hotel, established in 1861. You will explore together in small groups, various sites in and around the Gold Hill Hotel, with several Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters guiding you along. The Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters seek to understand paranormal events, through investigations, using all tools at our disposal with a scientific approach. About: Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters…

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