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History of Carson City, Nevada

Carson City, Nevada
Sunday, August 4, 2013

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles take American History TV on the road. Throughout the weekend of August 3-5 we feature the history of Carson City, Nevada.

Hosted by our Charter cable partners, we visited the Carson City Mint, Nevada's State Capitol Building, Stewart Indian School, the Nevada State Railroad Museum and the Nevada State Archives. We also learned about Nevada mining and the discovery of the Comstock Lode, the history of legalized prostitution in Nevada, and spoke with Governor Brian Sandoval.

Updated: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 10:46am (ET)

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