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Gouge-Eye Legend Marker
Photographer: Barry Swackhamer
Taken: May 4, 2018
Caption: Gouge-Eye Legend Marker
Additional Description: Captions: (lower left) John T, Riggins; Riggins' first hotel, Hotel Riggins built in 1894 by pioneering businessman Dick Riggins, was located in the center of town across from Berger Street. The hotel also served as the post office and in 1901, Dick Riggins was appointed the first postmaster.; (top right) View of downtown Gouge Eye (Riggins) including George Curtis' store and Ott's Saloon in the late 1800s.; (middle right) Chamberlain's new saloon was built in 1934, complete with Texaco gas pumps.; (lower right) Seven Devils as it appeared in 1963.
Submitted: June 27, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
Database Locator Identification Number: p432661
File Size: 3.375 Megabytes


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