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Virginia City, 1866

Date of photo: 1866
Photographer: Lawrence & Houseworth

Source: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs

Tags: comstock, cstreet, virginiacity,


This view looks east across C Street in Virginia City, and down towards Six Mile Canyon. It was photographed in 1866 from up high on the International Hotel (seen here). In 1875, most everything seen here burned to the ground.

This is #716 in the Lawrence & Houseworth Collection.


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Date Uploaded: January 4, 2008

Permanent Link: http://wnhpc.com/details/loc3a15416u

Source: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs

Source URL: http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a15416

Source Caption: Looking east from International Hotel, Virginia City The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 716. LOT subdivision subject: Virginia City, Nevada. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

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