Category: Carson City

Carson City Correspondence – July 2018

To the Beginning of a Beautiful Friendship: Downtown Carson City’s Adams 308   “Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship,” is the line that runs through my head when I think about the marriage between the Hop & Mae Adams Foundation and the new and improved downtown Carson City.   Hop and […]

Railroading in Nevada

NSRy Visitor Center

Narrow, Crooked and Ornery! by Dick Dreiling What we currently refer to as the Nevada-California-Oregon Railway (NCO) was, in fact, a very confused, many-named, underfunded and contrary undertaking. On current maps, it is shown the railroad ran north from Reno to Lakeview Oregon. However, it was originally envisioned as running SOUTH from Wadsworth towards the […]