Nevada State Railroad Museum

Frank Ackerman talked about the Nevada State Railroad Museum, the history of Nevada’s Virginia and Truckee Railroad, and the… read more

Frank Ackerman talked about the Nevada State Railroad Museum, the history of Nevada’s Virginia and Truckee Railroad, and the railroad’s growth that paralleled Nevada’s mining industry in the mid-1800s.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2013 LCV Cities Tour” in Carson City, Nevada, from July 8-12 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Charter Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. close

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Nevada State Railroad Museum

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Program ID:
314025-1
Category:
Vignette
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Vignette
Location:
Carson City, Nevada, United States
First Aired:
Aug 4, 2013
Last Aired:
Sep 2, 2013

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  • Aug 04, 2013 | 1:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 04, 2013 | 5:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 10, 2013 | 2:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 24, 2013 | 5:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 31, 2013 | 4:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 02, 2013 | 7:49am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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