Minden in Douglas County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Second Farmer's Bank of Carson Valley
Location. 38° 57.204′ N, 119° 45.828′ W. Marker is in Minden, Nevada, in Douglas County. Marker is at the intersection of Esmeralda Avenue and Fourth Street, on the right when traveling north on Esmeralda Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1597 Esmeralda Avenue, Minden NV 89423, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Reed-Meneley Insurance (a few steps from this marker); Minden Dry Goods (within shouting distance of this marker); First National Bank of Nevada (within shouting distance of this marker); C.O.D. Garage (within shouting distance of this marker); A. F. Neidt House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Heidlberg (about 400 feet away); Henry Beck House (about 400 feet away); Douglas County World War II Memorial (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Minden.
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Also see . . . Minden Map and Historical Walking Tour. Speaking of Minden's development in 1918, Wynne Maule notes,"...Farmer's Bank of Carson Valley moves into the new building across the street. In later years, scenes from two Hollywood movies were filmed in the historic building, including 'Charlie Varrick', starring the late Walter Matthau." (Submitted on October 27, 2009.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 27, 2009, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 859 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 27, 2009, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.