Boxing, Gold Mines and A Long Bar in Goldfield, NV History

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A look into Goldfield, NV history

Gans vs.Nelson Fight
Gans vs.Nelson Fight

Durin’ the mining boom of the early 20th century, Nevada was a crazy place! Towns poppin’ up everywhere. Fortunes won and lost almost overnight. And some of the craziest money-makin’ schemes bein’ hatched to take advantage of all the newfound wealth. Characters such as Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, and even Mark Twain roamed the Nevada desert, hopin’ to make their mark on history. And one of the boldest of these characters produced one of the most promoted events in the Wild West’s most glamorous boom town! [Read more…]