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By Nevada Historical Society Docent Council

ISBN-10: 0738581852

ISBN-13: 9780738581859

ISBN-10: 0738581879

ISBN-13: 9780738581873

ISBN-10: 1531654266

ISBN-13: 9781531654269

In 1868, Reno was once a coarse railroad city positioned at the new important Pacific railroad line and quick turned the transportation hub for the best silver strike on the planet, the Comstock Lode in Virginia urban. via the early 1900s, Reno was once the state's monetary and commercial middle. the car and the coming of the Lincoln and Victory Highways made Reno a handy position for a fast divorce, and among 1910 and 1970, it was once often called the divorce capital of the realm. Gaming thrived in Reno's again rooms and alleys on the grounds that its earliest days, and have become the state's significant financial strength after it was once legalized in 1931. often called the "Biggest Little City," Reno used to be recognized as a spot the place one can do issues that have been tricky to do wherever else.

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