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Humanities Grant Award

Humanities Grant Award

Comstock Chronicle, Page 8, Friday, June 24, 2022 The Comstock Foundation for History and Culture is pleased to announce they are the recipient of a grant from the Nevada Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities. These funds will be used to help bring the history of the Comstock to life, through a project called "Life on the Comstock." Funds to date have been used in support of planning and project management for each of two components: "Making Headlines" and "Follow the Lead."...

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Humanities Grant Award

Comstock Foundation Grant Award from the Nevada Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities

The Comstock Foundation for History and Culture is pleased to announce they are the recipient of a grant from the Nevada Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities. These funds will be used to help bring the history of the Comstock to life, through a project called “Life on the Comstock.” Funds to date have been used in support of planning and project management for each of two components: “Making Headlines” and “Follow the Lead.”

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Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters Help Raise Funds For The Comstock Foundation

Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters Help Raise Funds For The Comstock Foundation

By Melody Hoover, Comstock Chronicle The Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters (NNGH) investigate using historical data as their primary source and was formed in 2005 by gathering like-minded individuals who wanted to prove the existence of the paranormal. NNGH has taken a vow to help the community through participation of restorations and clean-up of historical buildings, cemeteries and donations for historical preservation. In working towards this goal the NNGH has partnered with the The Comstock...

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Preserving Mining History Brick by Brick

Preserving Mining History Brick by Brick

Daughters of the American Revolution Lisa Jayne, a member of Sierra Nevada Chapter in Reno, Nev., and her husband, Greg, are volunteers for the Comstock Foundation for History and Culture, an organization that specializes in preserving the mining history of the Virginia City National Historic Landmark in Nevada. Last winter, the couple attended a lecture on gold mills in the Virginia City mining district sponsored by the Comstock Foundation and were inspired to do their part in helping...

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