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October 25, 2012
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Prison preservation group meets Nov. 7

The Nevada State Prison Preservation Society is now accepting memberships from people who want to be among the early pioneers of an effort to create a museum and tours of the state's oldest prison.

Anyone interested in joining NSPPS is encouraged to attend a general-membership meeting at 6 p.m. Nov. 7 in the Ormsby Room of the Carson City Sheriff's Office, 911 E. Musser St., Carson City.

The volunteer group was formed in recent months to preserve the historic prison on the state capital's east side. The prison was built in 1862 and is the third-oldest in the West, after …

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