Lake Tahoe Tourist Brochure

We have an early collection of Lake Tahoe related promotional pamphlets and brochures which run from 1895 to 1935.  The brochures were published by the Southern Pacific Railroad, the Lake Tahoe Railroad, and Lake Tahoe area hotels and attractions. These items came in over the years from various sources and folks so they were assembled …

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Snow, Snow, and More Snow

Winter in northern Nevada this year has been underwhelming to say the least. The lack of precipitation has been almost as striking as years where the area is pummeled by extreme weather. As shown in this post on Operation Haylift, some winters stick in the memory more than others. 1931-1932 was another memorable winter. At …

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