Virginia City in Storey County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Ships of the Nevada Desert
Erected 1980 by Julia C. Bulette Chapter No. 1864, E Clampus Vitus. (Marker Number 69.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1964.
Location. 39° 18.66′ N, 119° 38.897′ W. Marker is in Virginia City, Nevada, in Storey County. Marker is at the intersection of E Street and Union Street on E Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Virginia City NV 89440, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Virginia and Truckee Railroad (here, next to this marker); Chinatown (within shouting distance of this marker); African Americans and the Boston Saloon (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Mary Louise Hospital (within shouting distance of this marker); Red Light District (within shouting distance of this marker); C & C Mining Works (within shouting distance of this marker); The Union Brewery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Big Bonanza (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Virginia City.
More about this marker. This marker is located on the grounds of the Comstock History Center. On the opposite side of the monument is the "Virginia and Truckee Railroad" marker.
Also see . . . U.S. Camel Corps - Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 5, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Additional keywords. U.S. Camel Corps
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