Second Farmer's Bank of Carson Valley
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 38° 57.206 W 119° 45.826
11S E 260504 N 4315242
This Historical Marker is located on the front of the Farmer's Bank of Carson Valley Building at 1597 Esmeralda Avenue in Minden, Nevada. It is Stop #13 on the Discover Minden Walking Tour.
Waymark Code: WMFEZF
Location: Nevada, United States
Date Posted: 10/08/2012
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member Team GeoDuo
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Second Farmer's Bank
of Carson Valley

The second Farmer's Bank of Carson Valley was constructed in 1918 and operated until 1968. The bank had sound financial resources for its size and in 1933, following a bank moratorium called by President Roosevelt, Farmer's Bank was among the first in the nation to reopen. The building has been used in movies and as a forest fire lookout station. Today it houses offices

Marker Title (required): Second Farmer's Bank of Carson Valley

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