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Miguel Olano
Miel A. Elustondo

June 12, 1994

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Miguel (Mike) Olano was born in Buxturia in San Bartolome, Goeri in 1923.  Miguel came to the United States in 1948 at the age of 20. He came to Winnemucca in 1963 and that is when he bought the Winnemucca Hotel.  He bought the hotel with his partner, Claudio Aguirre but in 1971 his partner sold him his share of the hotel and moved.  Since then Miguel has been the sole owner. Miguel has been a NABO delegate for 15 years.

 

 

 

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Miguel (Mike) Olano


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The Winnemucca Hotel
His role as a NABO delegate
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Keywords in Order of Appearance

Places

People

Topics

Years

Buxturia
Goeri
Archabal Sheep Co.
Yakima, WA
Boise, Idaho
Moskow, Idaho
Oregon
Winnemucca, NV
San Francisco, CA
Elko, NV
Ataun, Gipuzkoa
Gernika, Bizkaia
Bermeo, Bizkaia


 
Claudio Aguirre
 


Shepherding
Winnemucca Hotel
Fronton
Basques in the American West
NABO work
Music Camp

 

1923
1948
1950
1963
1971
1966-67
1970
 

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