Hidden History of Elko County Claudia Wines

Hidden History of Elko County

Author: Claudia Wines
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Book Title
Hidden History of Elko County
Author
Claudia Wines
ISBN
9781540214720
Elko County in Nevada s remote northeastern corner has long attracted independent, spirited individuals determined to carve out lives of their own. Born to former slaves, Henry Harris worked his way from John Sparks s house hand to one of the most respected buckaroos in the region. Pete Itcaina, the unlikely millionaire, once bought a local bar on the spot just to fire the bartender, who mistook Itcaina for a bum and refused to serve him. The beautiful cattle rustler Susie Raper charmed her way out of numerous arrests and trials, despite her trail of dead husbands. Local author Claudia Wines excavates sagas buried in the dust and probes conventional wisdom surrounding local legend."Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Claudia WinesPublisher: History Press Library EditionsPublished: 02/20/2017ISBN: 9781540214720Pages: 162Weight: 0.85lbsSize: 9.00h x 6.00w x 0.44d
Elko County in Nevada s remote northeastern corner has long attracted independent, spirited individuals determined to carve out lives of their own. Born to former slaves, Henry Harris worked his way from John Sparks s house hand to one of the most respected buckaroos in the region. Pete Itcaina, the unlikely millionaire, once bought a local bar on the spot just to fire the bartender, who mistook Itcaina for a bum and refused to serve him. The beautiful cattle rustler Susie Raper charmed her way out of numerous arrests and trials, despite her trail of dead husbands. Local author Claudia Wines excavates sagas buried in the dust and probes conventional wisdom surrounding local legend."

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Claudia Wines
Publisher: History Press Library Editions
Published: 02/20/2017
ISBN: 9781540214720
Pages: 162
Weight: 0.85lbs
Size: 9.00h x 6.00w x 0.44d
Elko County in Nevada s remote northeastern corner has long attracted independent, spirited individuals determined to carve out lives of their own. Born to former slaves, Henry Harris worked his way from John Sparks s house hand to one of the most respected buckaroos in the region. Pete Itcaina, the unlikely millionaire, once bought a local bar on the spot just to fire the bartender, who mistook Itcaina for a bum and refused to serve him. The beautiful cattle rustler Susie Raper charmed her way out of numerous arrests and trials, despite her trail of dead husbands. Local author Claudia Wines excavates sagas buried in the dust and probes conventional wisdom surrounding local legend."

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Claudia Wines
Publisher: History Press Library Editions
Published: 02/20/2017
ISBN: 9781540214720
Pages: 162
Weight: 0.85lbs
Size: 9.00h x 6.00w x 0.44d