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G. W. G. Ferris House, 311 West Third Street, Carson City, Carson City County, NV



B&W Photos

HB854538
Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A

HB854539
Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A

HB854540
Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A

HB854541
Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A

HB854542
Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A


Data Pages


Item Title


Location
311 West Third Street, Carson City, NV

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NV-13-14
Building/structure dates: 1869 initial construction
Significance: An attractive nineteenth century house with later, elaborate Colonial Revival interior trim. This building was the boyhood home of the inventor of the Ferris Wheel.

Subjects
Houses
Wooden Buildings
Domestic Life


Related Names
Ferris, George Washington Gale.
Ferris, George Washington Gale.
Creery, John T. M., Field Team
Mizell, Robert P., Field Team
Schafer, Jack W., Field Team
Gallup, Aaron A., Photographer
Chambers, S. Allen, Historian
McKee, Harley J., Historian


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 EAST SIDE AND NORTH (FRONT) FACADE
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 WEST SIDE
3. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 PRINCIPAL STAIRWAY, FIRST FLOOR
4. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 FRONT PARLOR, LOOKING TOWARD HALL
5. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 BAY WINDOW, FRONT PARLOR


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