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Published by State Printing Office, J. Farnsworth, superintendent in Carson City .
Written in English


  • Nevada -- History

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ContributionsWier, Jeanne Elizabeth.
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23285258M

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  Having achieved statehood, Nevada kept its end of the bargain. On November 8, , its voters supported Lincoln, but he received only two of the new state’s electoral votes; the third elector was stuck in a blizzard and never made it to the state capital. But Lincoln’s electoral majority was a whopping , so he survived politically. Buy The celebration of Nevada's semicentennial of statehood by Nevada State Historical Society., Jeanne Elizabeth Wier (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. .   Kara J. Kelley. By executive order of Governor Brian Sandoval, the Nevada Commission has planned a series of events, gatherings, exhibits and legacy projects to commemorate Nevada’s Sesquicentennial, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to showcase the unique contribution of Nevada’s rich culture and history. The yearlong celebration includes official community-based and signature Nevada. The celebration of Nevada's semicentennial of statehood [program of event held in Reno, Oct. 29 – Nov. 1, ] Program prepared for publication by Jeanne Elizabeth Wier “Experiences of a western state historical society during the last quarter century” Reprint from the Proceedings of the Pacific Coast Branch of the American Historical Association, ; Sources.

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