Old Globe Saloon - Carson City, NV
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 39° 09.970 W 119° 46.065
11S E 260878 N 4338866
Quick Description: A plaque in the window of this old bar.
Location: Nevada, United States
Date Posted: 5/11/2011 2:54:53 PM
Waymark Code: WMBEBR
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member fishingwishing
Views: 5

Long Description:
"Opened in 1875 on Carson St by Andrew and Henry Robert, French Canadian brothers. The saloon was closed by prohibition in 1918. In 1951 Bob Golightly, Andrew's grandson asked Virgil Buchhianri to reopen the Old Globe.

In 1971 the saloon was rebuilt on Curry St, it's current location The building was designed by Hector Puccinelli, former chief bridge engineer, Nevada highway department. The original Carson St saloon was replicated, also incorporating its old stone ice house that was built in 1890.

In memory of Virgil Bucchianeri St. 1901-1993. Proprietor 1951-1993.

Dedicated July 20, 2001. Julia C Bulette chapter 1864. E Clampus Vitus."
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