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Virginia City in Storey County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

The Piper - Beebe House

 
 
The Piper - Beebe House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 23, 2011
1. The Piper - Beebe House Marker
Inscription. This Italianate Victorican built in 1876 by A.F. Mackay, later the home of the Edward Piper family, and in 1949 the residence of Lucius M. Beebe, author and publisher, has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior.
 
Location. 39° 18.658′ N, 119° 39.055′ W. Marker is in Virginia City, Nevada, in Storey County. Marker is on A Street near Union Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 A Street, Virginia City NV 89440, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Great Fire of 1875 (a few steps from this marker); The Storey County Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); Piperís Opera House (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Piperís Opera House (within shouting distance of this marker); Storey County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); 601's (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Miners Union Hall (about 300 feet away); The Glory of Solidarity and Fraternity (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Virginia City.
 
Regarding The Piper - Beebe House. Lucius M. Beebe (1902-1966) was the owner, publisher and editor
The Piper - Beebe House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 23, 2011
2. The Piper - Beebe House
Marker to the right of the entrance.
of the Territorial Enterprise from 1950 to 1960 in addition to being the author of numerous books on the American West and Railroad History.
 
Also see . . .
1. Find a Grave: Lusius Morris Beebe. (Submitted on August 8, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
2. Lucius Beebe - Wikiperdia. (Submitted on August 8, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
The Piper - Beebe House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 23, 2011
3. The Piper - Beebe House
The Piper - Beebe House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 23, 2011
4. The Piper - Beebe House
The Cobb Mansion Bed & Breakfast, next door to the Piper-Beebe House. image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 23, 2011
5. The Cobb Mansion Bed & Breakfast, next door to the Piper-Beebe House.
The Cohen House, circa 1868 image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 23, 2011
6. The Cohen House, circa 1868
Placed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Henry Piper House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 23, 2011
7. The Henry Piper House
Located on North B Street. Placed on the National Register of Historic Places.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 368 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.   7. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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