Turn This Water Into Gold: The Story of The Newlands Project


Turn This Water Into Gold by John M. Townsley is the definitive history of the first reclamation project in the United States. It tells the story of the tremendous changes it brought to this rural area of Western Nevada. This second edition extends the timeline of the book, bringing it up from 1977 to 1998. The Churchill County Museum is proud to be one of the few places this book is available for purchase.

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Softcover, 104 pages.

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