Searching For Nellie Pioche 1872-1874
by P. K. Malone
In 1872 Nellie Cashman was one of many anonymous workers who converged at the new mining boomtown of Pioche. Here is the previously untold story of the start of her half-century mining camp career. Her thread and the threads of other early residents wove the fabric of a town made anew in these pages.