Virtual talk & tour - Western Shoshone Defense Project

The University Libraries Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center is hosting a new exhibit called Nuggets: Short Stories About Nevada Mining features photographs, documents and other materials from the Special Collections and University Archive department's robust mining collections.

Among those collections are the photos, notes and documents of the Western Shoshone Defense Project. Join us as exhibit co-curator Jacque Sundstrand explains the significance of the Western Shoshone Defense Projectand talks about some of the key images on display in the Libraries newest exhibit. The event is virtual and will be hosted via Zoom.

Registration is open now and available on Eventbrite.

Our thanks to IGT (International Gaming Technology) for their generous support and making the exhibit possible.

For questions about the event, feel free to contact Robin Monteith at

Thursday, March 25 at 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Virtual Event