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There’s Something Special About These 13 Nevada Ranches From The Past

Ranching isn’t Nevada’s biggest industry, but it did help shape the state’s culture. After all, Nevada had ranchers long before the state’s major mining boom took place in the 1850s. The following 13 photos reflect what ranching was like in Nevada in 1940. The original captions are included with each photo.

Judging from these photos, do you believe ranching was much different many years ago compared to today? Share your thoughts below!

Jennifer
Jennifer is the Alabama staff writer for Only In Your State.