Virginia City From the North

Tags: aerial , virginiacity

Date of photo: 1867

Photographer: Timothy O'Sullivan

Source : Facebook: Nevada Ghost Towns and Historic Sites

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This 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: July 2, 2024

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Contributor: Nevada Ghost Towns and Historic Sites on Facebook

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Source Caption: A rough condition Timothy O'Sullivan image of 1867 Virginia City, Nevada. I worked on cleaning it up but still a great view of the famous Comstock boom town. This photo was taken as part of the Geological Exploration of the Fortieth Parallel-The King Survey, between 1867

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