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

Territorial Enterprise

 
 
Territorial Enterprise Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Jeff Horan of Gustine, California, October 20, 2022
1. Territorial Enterprise Marker
Inscription.  In the early 1860ís the office of the Territorial Enterprise newspaper was located in this building. MARK TWAIN worked for the newspaper here from 1862 till 1864.
 
Erected by Silver Queen Hotel and Saloon.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicCommunications. A significant historical year for this entry is 1862.
 
Location. 39° 18.666′ N, 119° 38.971′ W. Marker is in Virginia City, Nevada, in Storey County. Marker is on C Street (Nevada Route 341) near Union Street, on the right when traveling south. The marker is in the saloon window to the left of the front door. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 28 North C Street, Virginia City NV 89440, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chinatown (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of International Hotels (within shouting distance of this marker); The Union Brewery (within shouting distance of this marker); 601's (within shouting distance of this marker); Red Light District (within
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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); Founders of Julia C. Bulette Chapter (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Virginia City.
 
Also see . . .  A Paper is Born: History of the Territorial Enterprise.
Territorial Enterprise
A National Historic Treasure
Publishing Since 1858
(Submitted on November 2, 2022, by Joseph Alvarado of Livermore, California.) 
 
Territorial Enterprise Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Joseph Alvarado, October 20, 2022
2. Territorial Enterprise Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2022. It was originally submitted on November 2, 2022, by Joseph Alvarado of Livermore, California. This page has been viewed 98 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 2, 2022, by Joseph Alvarado of Livermore, California.

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