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Goldfield in Esmeralda County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Gans Vs. Nelson

 
 
Gans and Nelson Fight Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, October 5, 2009
1. Gans and Nelson Fight Marker
Inscription.
Fight
Gans VS. Nelson
Sept. 3, 1906
42 Rounds
Goldfield, Nevada

 
Location. 37° 42.464′ N, 117° 14.024′ W. Marker is in Goldfield, Nevada, in Esmeralda County. Marker is on U.S. 95, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located right by the Esmeralda County Courthouse building. Marker is in this post office area: Goldfield NV 89013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Goldfield (within shouting distance of this marker); Southern Nevada Consolidated Telephone-Telegraph Company Building (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Gables (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Santa Fe Saloon (approx. 0.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Gans - Nelson Fight Was One for the Ages. An article written by John L. Smith for the Las Vegas review-Journal (Submitted on October 10, 2015.) 

2. Gans - Nelson Fight. A video posted on YouTube of the fight. (Submitted on October 10, 2015.) 
 
Categories. Sports
 
Courthouse and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, October 5, 2009
2. Courthouse and Marker
Marker is visible in the left lower corner, mounted on the brick base.
 
 
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 142 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on October 8, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada.   2. 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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