Research Archives

The Central Nevada Museum houses a wonderful, constantly growing research library and conference room available to the public.

The collection consists of  many books, photographs, archival records and paper, albums, newspapers, microfilm, maps, blueprints, videos, DVD’s and genealogy files. Whatever information you seek regarding Nye and Esmeralda counties, and their surrounding areas;  our courteous and competent staff is available daily to assist you with your research. Contact us at: cnmuseum@citlink.net

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Publishing Fee for Authors & Films





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The Central Nevada Historical Society is a Nevada non-profit 501(c)(3) public charity under IRC 509(a)(2), dedicated to preserving the history of Nye & Esmeralda counties, mainly through our displays and research library made available to the public at the Central Nevada Museum in Tonopah, Nevada. Contributions to the Central Nevada Historical Society are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. Copyright (c) 2021 Central Nevada Museum Central Nevada Historical Society and its representatives. All rights reserved.
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