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Manzanar Committee Stands with Others in Opposing Open-Pit Mine at Conglomerate Mesa

Manzanar Committee Stands with Indigenous Leaders and Other Concerned Inyo County Residents to Oppose Open-Pit Mine LOS ANGELES — On March 29, the Manzanar Committee announced that it has joined the Paiute Shoshone, Timbisha Shoshone, and the Friends of the Inyo in opposing exploratory drilling and the proposed construction of an open-pit, cyanide heap leach mine at Conglomerate Mesa in Inyo […]

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Luella Thompson: 1936-2016

Luella went to be with the Angels on May 1, 2016. Luella was born on August 21,1936 to Fred Thompson and Nellie Kennedy Thompson in Sharp Nv. Luella spent her younger years prospecting with her Grandfather Robert Thompson, she had some very interesting stories from that period of her life. She started school in Ely […]

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