Near Gardnerville in Douglas County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected by Division of Historical Preservation and Archeology, Carson Valley Historical Society and Fred Dressler. (Marker Number 118.)
Location. Touch for map. Marker is 10.5 miles south of Carson City in the Carson Valley. Marker is in this post office area: Gardnerville NV 89460, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carson Trail - Upland Travel (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sheridan (approx. 2.3 miles away); Brockliss Road (approx. 3.2 miles away); Mottsville (approx. 4˝ miles away); Hiram Mott (approx. 4˝ miles away); Farmer’s Telephone Company (approx. 5.8 miles away); Record Courier Building (approx. 5.8 miles away); Ritchford Hotel (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gardnerville.
Also see . . . New Amended Text for Marker. The Nevada State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) recently updated the text of the roughly 260 state historical markers in Nevada. The Nevada SHPO placed the amended text of each individual marker on its website and will change the actual markers in the field as funding allows. Minor changes have been made to this marker for grammar, readability, and content. The link will take you to the Nevada SHPO page (Submitted on October 25, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 763 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 17, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.