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Rhyolite was once called “The Chicago from the South”. Founded in 1904 after discovering quartz all over a hill, it come to down and was abandoned in 1916. The population shrunk to fourteen by the beginning of 1920 and by then was already considered a ghost town. The last resident died in 1924. Rhyolite is now one of the most attractive ghost towns in the state of Nevada.