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Date of photo: Late 1870s
Photographer: Carleton Watkins
The third of a three-part panorama of Virginia City. This part looks northwest from the Combination Shaft, towards downtown Virginia City. On the left you can see the central business district of Virginia City, including the New International Hotel, St Mary's Catholic Church, and several other large buildings. On the right is a collection of houses and mining works on the slope down to Six Mile Canyon.
Date Uploaded: January 6, 2008
Source: California Digital Library
Source URL: http://content.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/tf596nb4gg/
Source Caption: Title: Panorama of Virginia City, Nevada (No. 3) View from the Combination Shaft Collection: Hearst Mining Collection of Views by C. E. Watkins Contributing Institution: The Bancroft Library. University of California, Berkeley.