Virginia City in Storey County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Savage Mansion (c. 1861)
Ulysses S. Grant, 18th President of the United States and "General of the Armies", spoke to the townspeople from the second floor balcony on October 27, 1879, after a town parade in his honor.
Erected by Division of Historic Preservation & Archeology, Nevada Landmarks Society. (Marker Number 87.)
Location. 39° 18.321′ N, 119° 39.062′ W. Marker is in Virginia City, Nevada, in Storey County. Marker is on North D Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 146 North D Street, Virginia City NV 89440, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Savage Mining Co. (here, next to this marker); Hale & Norcross Mining Co. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Frank Bell (about 600 feet away); Mackay Mansion (approx. 0.2 miles Mackay Mansion (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gould & Curry Offices (approx. 0.2 miles away); C. J. Prescott House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Engineering Marvels on the Comstock (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Virginia City.
Regarding Savage Mansion (c. 1861). This building now houses the Corporate Office of HRM Enterprises.
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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 220 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 9, 2015, by Trev Meed of Round Mountain, Nevada. 3, 4. submitted on September 14, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.