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‘Painting Party’ a ‘remarkable success’ at Ely Railroad Museum

ELY, Nevada – Staff at the East Ely Railroad Depot Museum were hoping a handful of volunteers would turn out at Saturday morning’s “painting party” to freshen up the east end of the museum’s historic Freight Building. A platoon showed up instead. “The project was a remarkable success,” longtime museum director Sean Pitts said. “Going […]

‘Painting Party’ for historic Freight Building at Ely Railroad Museum

CARSON CITY, Nevada – It’s party time at the East Ely Railroad Depot Museum. Make that a painting party. The east end of the museum’s historic Freight Building will be getting a new paint job courtesy of volunteers and museum staff on Saturday, May 19, and the public is invited to bring a paintbrush or […]