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File — Box: 5, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents From the Series: Series 3 materials pertain to John Ascuaga's acquisition of real estate in Reno and Sparks, especially properties close to and surrounding the Nugget. The Nugget saw sustained growth, improvement, and expansion beginning in the 1960s and continuing through the mid-1990s. Throughout the Nugget's history, Ascuaga was able to purchase or lease nearly all of the surrounding real estate, most of which became additional parking spaces, or areas for future construction projects. Ascuaga's activity in...