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Every city has a story to tell, and Henderson’s no different

Published: August 26, 2016 – | Comments Off on Every city has a story to tell, and Henderson’s no different

The Henderson Historical Society continues to share the story of Henderson’s unique history with our community. Check out this recent

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Annual State of the City Speech

Published: August 26, 2016 – | Comments Off on Annual State of the City Speech

City of Henderson Mayor Andy Hafen referenced the Henderson Historical Society and its founder, Lou La Porta, during his annual

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NELLIS AIR SHOW & OPEN HOUSE (THIS WEEKEND)

Published: August 26, 2016 – | Comments Off on NELLIS AIR SHOW & OPEN HOUSE (THIS WEEKEND)

Nellis Air Force Base is proud to present to the Southern Nevada community the “75 Years of Airpower” air show and open house November 12th and 13th, 2016. Attendees will get to experience exciting aerial acts, an array of static displays from both the past and present, and have the chance to interact with the Airmen who carry out the Nellis mission. The Airmen at Nellis are excited for the chance to say “thank you” to the community for the incredible support they give our mission each day.

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Newsletter April 23, 2016

Published: July 29, 2016 – | Comments Off on Newsletter April 23, 2016

Henderson Historical Society (HHS) looks to the future – In January of 2016 a planning team of HHS board members

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Railroad building in Nevada.

Space, Business and Triumph of Las Vegas from 1905-1995

Published: May 31, 2016 – | Comments Off on Space, Business and Triumph of Las Vegas from 1905-1995

Dr. Eugene Moehring, will present a brief history of Southern Nevada suitable for a wide range of interests including history fans, teachers and students, area newcomers, and educators seeking help in the certification process.

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Pioneer Days Celebration Event

Published: April 7, 2016 – | Comments Off on Pioneer Days Celebration Event

Join Residents in Reliving Henderson’s Storied Past During Pioneer Days Celebration Event HENDERSON, NV, March 28, 2016 – If the

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Alice Martz

Remembering Alice Martz

Published: September 11, 2015 – | Comments Off on Remembering Alice Martz

On behalf of our Society, we will honor Alice Martz on our Society’s website. Thank you again for your kindness and thoughtfulness.

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Water in the Mojave

Water in the Mojave Desert presentation

Published: July 15, 2015 – | Comments Off on Water in the Mojave Desert presentation

John Entsminger, General Manager of SNWA spoke at the Henderson Historical Society’s February 19, 2015 panel discussion, Water in the Mojave Desert.

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Accomplishments to Date-Feb 2015

Published: February 14, 2015 – | Comments Off on Accomplishments to Date-Feb 2015

Henderson Historical Society (HHS) has accomplished much and is in the mood to brag.

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HHS Applies for SOHA Grant 

Published: February 14, 2015 – | Comments Off on HHS Applies for SOHA Grant 

Henderson District Public Libraries and Nevada State College assisted the Henderson Historical Society in applying to the Southwest Oral History Association for support to collect, preserve and share Henderson history.

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