6/18 The "town at the end of the road" rich in unique culture

Jun 18, 2015

Mural depicting mining history of Ely, with tourist shops
Credit Transguyjay/Flickr

Doug Luthanen grew up in Ely, the town "at the end of the road."

He says that isolation, combined with a different kind of mining than that in the rest of the Range, created a unique culture of mines, miners and regular folks.