“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Beatty, Nevada

Clickable Map of Nye County, Nevada and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Nye County, NV (73) Churchill County, NV (41) Clark County, NV (197) Esmeralda County, NV (23) Eureka County, NV (21) Lander County, NV (23) Lincoln County, NV (34) Mineral County, NV (14) White Pine County, NV (26) Inyo County, CA (133)  NyeCounty(73) Nye County (73)  ChurchillCounty(41) Churchill County (41)  ClarkCounty(197) Clark County (197)  EsmeraldaCounty(23) Esmeralda County (23)  EurekaCounty(21) Eureka County (21)  LanderCounty(23) Lander County (23)  LincolnCounty(34) Lincoln County (34)  MineralCounty(14) Mineral County (14)  WhitePineCounty(26) White Pine County (26)  InyoCountyCalifornia(133) Inyo County (133)
Tonopah is the county seat for Nye County
Beatty is in Nye County
      Nye County (73)  
      Churchill County (41)  
      Clark County (197)  
      Esmeralda County (23)  
      Eureka County (21)  
      Lander County (23)  
      Lincoln County (34)  
      Mineral County (14)  
      White Pine County (26)  
      Inyo County, California (133)  
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1 Nevada, Nye County, Beatty — 1921 Fordson TractorModel F
The Fordson tractor by the Ford Motor Company was the first agricultural tractor to be mass-produced. It was a lightweight, frameless tractor with a vapouriser-fed engine and four metal wheels. Henry Ford was raised as a farmer and yearned . . . Map (db m195540) HM
2 Nevada, Nye County, Beatty — 173 — BeattyCenter of the Gold Railroads — "Chicago of the West" —
Beatty was the center of three short-lived, so-called "gold" railroads that were spawned by the strikes of the early 1900's in Tonopah, Goldfield and Rhyolite. During 1906-'07 three railroads were built in this area. The Las Vegas and . . . Map (db m31924) HM
3 Nevada, Nye County, Beatty — Desert Hills Cemetery
Beatty's first and only cemetery, the Desert Hills Cemetery dates back to the beginning of the community. Named for Montillus " Old Man" Beatty, the town was the center of the Bullfrog Mining District. The mining district got it's start with a . . . Map (db m107010) HM
4 Nevada, Nye County, Beatty — 57 — Old BoundaryNevada's Southern Boundary 1861 -1867
The 37th Degree North Latitude is marked at this point as the dividing line between the territories of Utah and New Mexico under the provisions of the Compromise of 1850 which originally organized the land ceded by Mexico in 1848. When the . . . Map (db m46382) HM
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Apr. 24, 2024