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Institutions found in Tonopah: 2Browse by other county or city
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Tonopah Historic Mining Park

Box 965
Tonopah, Nevada 89049
Nye County
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Hours of Operation

  • April 1st - September 30th: Seven days a week, 9a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • October 1st - March 31st: Weds - Sunday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Collections

Our research library has approximately 2000 books and publications dealing primarily with all aspects of mining and geology. The most significant collection is more than 1500 original mining related maps including more than 500 underground maps of the many mines in the Tonopah Mining District.

Access to Holdings

  • open to the general public
  • online catalog
  • In-house inventories or collection guides
  • Directories

Subject Areas Covered

  • Architecture
  • Archaelogy
  • Business and Industry
  • Engineering
  • Enviorment
  • Genealogy
  • Ghost towns
  • Mining
  • Railroads
  • Ranching
  • Transportation
  • Water
  • Other

Types of Materials

  • Books/Serials
  • Electronic Records
  • Ephemera (clippings, pamphlets)
  • Films/Videotapes
  • Government records
  • Maps
  • Oral Histories
  • Organizational Records
  • Personal Papers/ Manuscript Collections
  • Photographs

Tonopah Public Library

167 Central Street
P.O. Box 449
Tonopah, Nevada 89049
Nye County
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Contact

(775)482-3374

Hours of Operation

  • Monday - Friday: 10am-6pm
  • Saturday: 10am-2pm
  • Exceptions: Holidays

Staff

Focus

hardcover collection, newspapers, magazines, audio tapes, and videos

Collections

Audios Videos (esp. non-fiction) Nevada history

Access to Holdings

  • Open to the general public
  • Directories

Subject Areas Covered

  • Arts & Crafts
  • Civic/Community Organizations
  • Education
  • Entertainment
  • FolkLife
  • Genealogy
  • Geology
  • Ghost Towns
  • Health Care
  • Mining
  • Music
  • Native Americans
  • Nature
  • Nevada -- Early Settlers
  • Nevada Test Site
  • Nuclear Waste
  • Prostitution
  • Railroads
  • Religion
  • Tourism
  • Women
  • Other

Types of Materials

  • Books/Serials
  • Electronic Records
  • Ephemera (clippings, pamphlets)
  • Films/Videotapes
  • Government Records
  • Maps
  • Oral Histories
Institutions found in Tonopah: 2Browse by other county or city

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This project is funded by a UNLV SITE Grant and maintained by UNLV Special Collections