Genoa in Douglas County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
John A. “Snowshoe” Thompson
Dedicated in Genoa, Nevada September 6, 1986
On the 30th Anniversary of
“Snowshoe” Thompson Chapter No. 1827 – E Clampus Vitus.
5961 – 5991
Erected 1986 by Snowshoe Thompson Chapter No.1827, E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 39° 0.293′ N, 119° 50.749′ W. Marker Touch for map. Marker is located on the grounds of the Genoa Courthouse Museum, on the back side of the Pony Express Centenntial Marker base. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2304 Main Street, Genoa NV 89411, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Pony Express (here, next to this marker); Judge Daniel Webster Virgin (a few steps from this marker); Genoa (within shouting distance of this marker); Carson Trail - Original Mormon Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Mormon Station (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mormon Station - Genoa (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named John A. “Snowshoe” Thompson (about 400 feet away); About Your Journey... (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Genoa.
Also see . . .
1. "Snowshoe" Thompson - "Viking of the Sierra". (Submitted on July 11, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. "Snowshoe" Thompson. A lively little folksong sung by Johnnie Horton. (Submitted on July 11, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,225 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 11, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.