1900 – 1910: Tycoons & Trailblazers History Symposium

Come explore the first decade of the 20th Century with national and regional authors, historians and experts. Our rural nation was about the business of peace, prosperity and progress. Americans were optimistic and self-confident. In the 35 years since the Civil War the United States had become the first among

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Precious Metal: Vol. 35, No. 3

Precious Metal: Volume 35, No. 3

In this issue: The Steinway in the lobby. Ford Skyliner Retractable Hardtop. Annual Giving Campaign.

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Joan Cuneo

Second Thursday Talk – Joan Cuneo

Joan Cuneo, Racing hero who paved the way for other women. Women’s History Month Presented by Museum President and Executive Director Jackie Frady

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Second Thursday Talk – John DeLorean and the Gold DeLorean

John DeLorean and the Gold De Lorean. The golden boy and the golden dream. Presented by Museum Automotive Collections Manager Jay Hubbard, 1:30 – 2 p.m. Museum Theatre, Followed by Refreshments

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Second Thursday Talk – McPherson College’s One-of-a-Kind Program

McPherson College’s One-of-a-Kind ProgramThe only school offering a bachelor’s degree in Auto Restoration.Presented by Museum Docent Craig Williams

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Second Thursday Talk – Gas Pumps – Dispensing Fuel

From Buckets and Art Deco Pumps sought after by collectors to the latest innovations. Presented by Museum Docent Chair Rod Smith Enjoy a 30-minute talk, Q&A, refreshments and a unique piece of history. Free to Museum members. Included with paid admission. Otherwise, $5 per person to attend the talk. The gasoline pump has evolved

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limited-edition 1993 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 Coupe

2018 Raffle Car Winner Announced

The winning ticket number for the Museum’s 2018 raffle of the 1993 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 Coupe is 34714. The winner is from Florida and has been notified. Congratulations! Tickets for the 2019 raffle car, a 2005 Chevrolet Corvette C6 2-Door Hatchback are now on sale. The next time you’re at

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Precious Metal

Precious Metal: June 2018

In this issue: Racing Heroes Joan Newton Cuneo. Porshe of Reno Celebrating 70 Years of Porshe. Exceptional Raffle Car 1993 Corvette ZR-1

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precious metal March 2018

Precious Metal: March 2018

Precious Metal: March 2018 The 1890s: Peril & Power Annual History symposium April 25, 26 and 28th 2018

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May 2018 Events and Activities in the Reno Region

  Big events during May, 2018 include… May is Older Americans Month Reno River Festival Mother’s Day Memorial Day Weekend May is Nevada Wildfire Awareness Month – “Prepare Now! Wildfire Know No Season.” Every action you take at your home or in your community to reduce the wildfire threat and

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