Basque Sheepherding: The End of an Era
Date(s) - 09/23/2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join Kent McAdoo as he gives an illustrated program that describes the lifestyles and experiences of a Basque sheepherder in northern Nevada. He will discuss the influences of the Basque on Elko’s culture and landscape, and explain the reasons behind their decline as workers in sheep ranching.