Minden in Douglas County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Principle promoter of the town, and its related development, was H.F. Dangberg, Jr. Secretary of the Company and son of the founder.
Nevada State Park System
Carson Valley Historical Society
Erected by Nevada State Park System and The Carson Valley Historical Society. (Marker Number 130.)
Location. 38° 57.165′ N, 119° 45.714′ W. Marker is in Minden, Nevada, in Douglas County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 395) near Esmeralda Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1627 Main Street, Minden NV 89423, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Minden's First Homesite (here, next to this marker); Clock Park The Heidlberg (within shouting distance of this marker); C.O.D. Garage (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Minden Dry Goods (about 500 feet away); Second Farmer's Bank of Carson Valley (about 600 feet away); Reed-Meneley Insurance (about 700 feet away); First National Bank of Nevada (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Minden.
Also see . . .
1. Minden. A description and history of the Minden-Gardnerville area. (Submitted on July 17, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. Take A Walk Around Minden. Walking Tour Brochure of Minden. (Submitted on July 17, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Categories. • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 911 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 17, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 3, 4. submitted on October 17, 2009.