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 rush to reno

"Rush to Reno: Millionaires in the One Sound State"

June 18 - September 14

In the 1930s Nevada embraced a "One Sound State" marketing identity, in an attempt to lure wealthy Californians to purchase land here. Learn the story of Nevada's first marketing campaign and find out which millionaires relocated. Discover new stories and never-before-seen artifacts from the Wilbur May collection. Find out the lasting legacy of the One Sound State policy in Nevada. This exhibit is an NV 150 signature sesquicentennial event. Admission: $5.00 for adults; $3.50 for children and seniors.

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Wilbur D. May Center at
Rancho San Rafael Regional Park
1595 N. Sierra,
Reno, Nevada U.S.A.
(775) 785-5961 Fax (775) 785-4707