Carson City, Nevada, USA - 1895 - Carson City
Carson City, the capital of the state of Nevada, and of Ormsby co, is situated near the eastern base of the Sierra Nevada, 3 miles W. of Carson River, 12 miles E. of Lake Tahoe, and 21 miles S. by W. from Virginia City. Lat. 39° 10' N.; Lon. 119°43' W. It is surrounded by grand mountain scenery, and is on the Virginia & Truckee Railroad, 31 miles S. of Reno, Gold and silver are found near this place. Two daily newspapers are published here. Carson City has a bank, 4 churches, a United States mint, several mills for extracting gold and silver, a government and a capitol building, an Indian school, an orphans' home, and a large creamery. The workshops, round-house, and general offices of the railroad are located here. Pop. in 1890, 3950
Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ... Joseph Thomas January 1, 1895 J.B. Lippincott
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