Old Miners Union Hall
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 39° 18.688 W 119° 38.996
11S E 271530 N 4354689
Quick Description: This Historical Marker is mounted on the front of the Miner's Union Hall at 36 North B Street in Virginia City, Nevada.
Location: Nevada, United States
Date Posted: 11/3/2012 11:22:10 PM
Waymark Code: WMFMHH
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Uncle Alaska
Views: 2

Long Description:
Old Miners Union Hall

The Miners Union was organized in 1867. The union fought for recognition, safety, family welfare, and a living wage $4.00 per day. This building, owned and maintained since 1913 by Aerie 532 F.O.E., was built in 1876. The original hall was destroyed in the 1875 fire.

Nevada Historical Marker No. 30
Sponsor: E Clampus Vitus

Marker Title (required): Old Miners Union Hall

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County (required): Storey

Marker Type (required): Metal Plaque

Other Marker Type (optional): None

Is Marker Damaged? (required): No

Other Damage Type (optional): None

Marker Number (If official State Marker from NV SHPO website above, otherwise leave blank): Not Listed

URL - Website (optional): Not listed

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