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Virginia City, 1867

Date of photo: 1867-68
Photographer: Timothy O'Sullivan

Permanent Link: http://wnhpc.com/details/west152
Shortlink: http://wnhpc.com/d/38
Tags: comstock virginiacity

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This best general view of Virginia City looks down on town from an outcropping to the north. At the bottom of the picture you can see the Geiger Grade wagon road wind its way into town and turn into C Street, passing right through downtown.

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Date Uploaded: January 1, 2008

Source: National Archives

Source URL: http://www.archives.gov/research/american-west/index.html#towns

Source Caption: View of Virginia City, Nev. , from a nearby hillside, 1867--68. By O'Sullivan. 77-KN-93 1/2


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