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Carson City looking north from the top of the Capitol building in 1871.

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Past Pages for February 27 to March 2, 2021

Carson City history from the archives of the Nevada Appeal

Past Pages for January 30 to February 2, 2021

Carson City history from the pages of the Nevada Appeal

Past Pages for October 23 to October 25, 2019

Wednesday 150 years ago The Sutro Tunnel Barbecue came off as per program on Tuesday. Mr. Sutro struck the first pick into the face of the tunnel and Dan DeQuille put in the next one. It rained during the ceremony; but the good omen of a rainbow appeared just after. The barbecue was a failure, with the roasting process being clumsily done.

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