Mining In Nevada
Much of Nevada’s history is tied to mining – the discovery, extraction, and processing of valuable ores from beneath the surface of the land.
This box allows students to explore:
- How mining influenced the development and growth of the state.
- How it affected the lives of miners and ranchers and shopkeepers and their families.
- How it shaped language and culture.
This box includes hands-on artifacts, books, and activities.
Click here to download the detailed description of the contents.
Click here to download a presentation about Goldfield, NV. during ‘The Last American Goldrush’.