Lecture/ Entertainment Series Continues! “Justice will Be Done” by Gus Fincel
Thursday, June 17th
Dinner starts at 4:30 p.m. and lecture starts at 7:00 p.m. $10 each
** We will be limiting the sign ups to no more than 50 people **
The presenter of this lecture, Gus Fincel, is a member of the historical community services non-profit organization, known as “601 Vigilance Committee” in Virginia City. He will be sharing some insights in his lecture on the historical perspectives of the Vigilance Committees of the Nevada Territory as well as the State of Nevada after statehood. Gus has been a member of the “601” since 2009, served as compliance officer for six years and three terms as Chairman. His insights into the history of Vigilance Committees of Nevada is unique, thought provoking and an exciting trek though local history.
A U.S Marine veteran, 35 years in law enforcement veteran, Gus held previous positions as an Deputy Sheriff, Officer, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Captain, Assistant Chief and Deputy Chief as a Division Commander. He was a founding member of the California Peace Officers Killing and Assault Task force at the Peace Officer Standards and Training for the State of California. Gus is a Nationally recognized expert witness for State and Federal courts involving police policies, procedures, weapons and officer safety tactics.
California University of Berkley’s-Bancroft Collection, University of Nevada-Reno, Nevada State Archives, the Huntington Library & Art Collection Manuscripts in San Marino, California. He has over 43 books, numerous archived newspaper articles and manuscripts dating back to the 1850’s involving the history of Nevada and the American Western expansion of the era including the Comstock.
Lecture starts at 7:00 p.m. and costs $10 per person.
Come early and enjoy dinner before the lecture! We Serve dinner before the lecture at 4:30, 5, 5:30 p.m.
We have a limited amount of seats remaining please call for a reservation or fill out the form below!