April – June 2021 E-Newsletter

NHS Digital e-Newsletter April – June 2021 The staff have been very busy helping patrons in the Research Library and with online requests. We look forward to hearing from you by email, phone or in person. Here is our latest digital e-newsletter. Enjoy! April – June 2021 Newsletter

NHS Collections Finding Aids

Are you looking for more detailed information about the holdings at NHS? Staff are working on posting collection finding aids and lists to aid you in your research! Keep checking back for more lists. Check out our NHS MS Finding Aids & Collection List page. We have over 54 finding aids online and 6,487 records […]

NHS Artown Lectures – Great History Lectures – Videos are now Available

Do you love Nevada History? Did you know that you can now watch the Artown Zoom lectures presented by our docents in July? Here’s your opportunity to watch or re-watch these great Nevada topics all in the comfort of your home. Enjoy! Early Reno Based on the Images of America book, “Early Reno,” written by […]

NHS Docent Council Lectures Schedule 2021

The Nevada Historical Society Docent Council is providing their monthly lecture series on all things Nevada by Zoom. The recorded lectures will be posted on our website page NHS Forms, Interviews & Lecture Videos. You can watch these lectures and other great history programs. Enjoy! Lecture Schedule: Thursday, October 1, 2020 Speaker, Jack Hursh, NHS […]

NHS High Noon: Shootout with Neal Cobb – Zoom in November

Mark your calendars for the NHS High Noon: Shootout with Neal Cobb History Lectures! The Nevada Historical Society is working with the Washoe County Library to provide our monthly lecture series on all things Nevada by Zoom. The fall lecture series starts back again on the third Thursday in November. We want to give a […]

Visit the NHS Gallery & Research Library – using our new online forms

Welcome… we are glad you are here. We have officially reopened to the public. We can’t wait to have visitors and researchers back in the building!! Museum Hours Wednesday—10am—4pm is open to the public. First come, first serve—no appointment is needed for Wednesdays. We love foot traffic and our docents will be greeting you! Thursday […]

Nevada Historical Society – Writer’s Wednesdays

Don’t miss our new lecture series. January 2017 11th, 5:30 pm : NEW Writer’s Wednesday lecture & book signing: David Lowndes, The Heyday of Reno, 1931-1991. February 2017 8th, 5:30-7 pm: NEW Writer’s Wednesday lecture: Guy Clifton, Untold Stories. March 2017 8th, 5:30 pm : NEW Writer’s Wednesday lecture: Phil Earl, Automobile Culture.       […]