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Elko's National Cowboy Poetry Gathering turns 30

Air Date: 02/14/14 As it does each year, Elko earlier this month played host to visitors from all over the world who descended on northeastern Nevada for the annual National Cowboy Poetry Gathering marking the event's 30th year. Among those in attendance was Rachel Hopkin, a folklorist who works for Nevada Humanities, one of the sponsor organizations of the event. As Rachel shares in her report, this year's gathering had a special focus: the Silver State's Sesquicentennial