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Tuscarora in Elko County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Zweifel Rooming House

 
 
Zweifel Rooming House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, August 15, 2010
1. Zweifel Rooming House Marker
Inscription. The building was moved from Cornicopia Nevada to its present site in 1877. In 1881 it was purchased by Elizabeth Zweifel.
Through the years it has served as a rooming house, post office, telephone office, justice court, law office and school house.
The first man buried in Tuscarora is believed to have been murdered in this house.
In 1972 the Parks family purchased the building.
It serves today as a dormitory and gallery for their world famous Tuscarora Pottery School.
 
Erected 2002 by E Clampus Vitus- Lucinda Jane Saunders Chapter 1881.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 41° 18.84′ N, 116° 13.386′ W. Marker is in Tuscarora, Nevada, in Elko County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 138 Main Street, Tuscarora NV 89834, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tuscarora (approx. 6.1 miles away).
 
More about this marker. This building is privately owned and occupied, so please show respect to the owners.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Zweifel Rooming House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Trev Meed, August 15, 2010
2. Zweifel Rooming House and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. This page has been viewed 153 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 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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