Ormsby House - Carson City, NV
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 39° 09.788 W 119° 46.029
11S E 260919 N 4338527
Quick Description: A plaque marking the Ormsby House in Carson City, NV.
Location: Nevada, United States
Date Posted: 5/11/2011 1:39:04 PM
Waymark Code: WMBEAP
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member fishingwishing
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Long Description:
"Carson city's first hotel site bought by Major William Ormsby in 1859 from M Stebbins. Completed after his death in 1860 Indian War. The hotel was the first polling place in Carson City also meeting place of early lawmakers. It was lighted by gas. Also the first arc gas."

Nevada Historical Marker No 40. Oct 31, 1967. Julia C Bulette chapter 1864. E Clampus Vitus.
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