Elko in Elko County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Pioneer Saloon and Hotel
Erected 1997 by E Clampus Vitus- Lucinda Jane Saunders Chapter 1881.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 40° 49.939′ N, 115° 45.745′ W. Marker is in Elko, Nevada, in Elko County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Railroad Street and 5th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 501 Railroad Street, Elko NV 89801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elko Independent (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Elko County High School Missouri Flats (about 800 feet away); The Star Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Artzaina Zain (approx. 0.6 miles away); Sherman Station (approx. 0.7 miles away); Elko (approx. 0.8 miles away); Ruby Valley Pony Express Station (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elko.
Regarding Pioneer Saloon and Hotel. The Pioneer is still marked as the Pioneer, but is now owned by the Western Folklife Center.
Also see . . . Pioneer Hotel. It started as a tent called the Pioneer Saloon in 1868, and was likely the first bar in Elko. Completed in 1912-1913, the current building was the largest retail and office building in Elko at that time. (Submitted on October 11, 2015.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 8, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. This page has been viewed 214 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on October 8, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. 2, 3. submitted on October 9, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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