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Peter Starr

‘Two Missing Climbers, 80 Years Apart’

Press release On Monday, July 1, author Jennifer Crittenden, will present “Two Missing Climbers, Eighty Years Apart” at the monthly Mono Basin Historical Society meeting. A potluck dinner and business meeting begins at 6 PM at the Lee Vining Community Center; the program at 7 PM.  Crittenden’s slide talk  investigates parallels between the disappearance and […]

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Hear about silent movies at MBHS meeting

Press release Enjoy a historic night at the silent movies. Before 1927, Hollywood told stories using images only. On Monday, March 4, at the regular meeting of the Mono Basin Historical Society, movie fan Rich Foye talks about what was lost when movies learned to talk. Movie clips will include Buster Keaton’s first starring movie. […]

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Robert and Ol Charlie

‘Early Gold Rush in the Eastern Sierra’ Monday in Lee Vining

EASTERN SIERRA GOLD RUSH PROGRAM AT MONO BASIN HISTORICAL SOCIETY MEETING Robert Joki brings his side-kick, Ol’ Charlie to the Mono Basin Historical Society meeting on Monday evening August 7th to entertain and inform you regarding the “Early Gold Rush in the Eastern Sierra” at the Lee Vining Community Center.  A potluck dinner and business […]

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