Minden in Douglas County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Douglas County Courthouse
Location. 38° 57.298′ N, 119° 46.075′ W. Marker is in Minden, Nevada, in Douglas County. Marker is at the intersection of Eighth Street and Esmeralda Avenue on Eighth Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1616 Eighth Street, Minden NV 89423, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Coventry Cross Episcopal Church (within shouting distance of this marker); M. E. Fay House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Dangberg House (about 700 feet away); Grace Melissa Dangberg (about 700 feet away); Minden Flour Milling Company (approx. 0.2 miles away); Douglas County World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Minden Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Henry Beck House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Minden.
More about this marker. The marker is mounted on a thigh-high cement pole on just to the left of the sidewalk leading up to the courthouse
Also see . . . Douglas County Courthouse. OnlineNevada.com's history of courthouses in Douglas County: "...the single-story, Neoclassical structure exhibits a dentil cornice with full entablature under a low-brick parapet and concrete cap. Four columns support a recessed entry. The interior hallways are decorated with black marble wainscoting. Doors of glass and wood open to the courtroom. Two more structures were added to the courthouse over the years. DeLongchamps designed the first in 1956, and Ferris, Erskine, and Calef built the second in 1964 at a cost of $174,245." (Submitted on November 1, 2009.)
Categories. • Government • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 1, 2009, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 805 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 1, 2009, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.