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Nevada State Capitol, Plaza at Carson Street, Carson City, Carson City County, NV



B&W Photos


Data Pages


Item Title


Location
Plaza at Carson Street, Carson City, NV

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NV-13-5
Building/structure dates: 1870 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1891 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1905 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1913 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1875 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1948 subsequent work
Significance: This, the first capitol built by the State of Nevada, is a building of monumental character and harmonious proportions. It is of substantial masonry construction with classical details. Later additions have respected the style and details of the original construction.

Subjects
Stone Buildings (sandstone)
Capitols
Offices


Related Names
Gosling, Joseph
Peter Cavanaugh & Son
Thompson, W. J.
Radican, Barney
Davis, J.
Higgins, A. V.
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, Nevada Professional and Service Projects Taken 1940
2. Historic American Buildings Survey, Photocopy Credit: Nevada Historical Society FACADE, ENGRAVING (n. d.)
3. Historic American Buildings Survey, Photocopy Credit: Nevada State Museum EAST FACADE AND NORTH SIDE, SEPT. 17, 1872
4. Historic American Buildings Survey, Photocopy Credit: Nevada State Museum WEST FACADE AND SOUTH SIDE, 1875
5. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 WEST (FRONT) FACADE
6. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 CENTRAL PAVILLION, WEST FACADE
7. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 SOUTH WING FACADE
8. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 ANNEX, LOOKING NORTH
9. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 HALL AND STAIRWAY, FIRST FLOOR, LOOKING NORTH
10. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 GOVERNOR'S OFFICE FIRST FLOOR
11. Historic American Buildings Survey, Photocopy: Credit: Nevada Historical Society FORMER COMPTROLLER'S OFFICE, JUNE 13, 1900
12. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 COMPTROLLER'S OFFICE, FIRST FLOOR
13. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 HALLWAY, SECOND FLOOR, LOOKING NORTH
14. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 SOUTH WALL, SENATE CHAMBER (SECOND FLOOR, 1914 ADDITION)
15. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 NORTH WALL, SENATE CHAMBER, SHOWING BALCONY (SECOND FLOOR, 1914 ADDITION)
16. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 WEST WALL, SENATE CHAMBER (SECOND FLOOR, 1914 ADDITION)
17. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, December, 1972 FORMER SUPREME COURT ROOM (SECOND FLOOR, LOOKING EAST)
18. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy Credit: Nevada State Archives ARCHITECT'S DRAWINGS, 1869. FACADE, ELEVATION
19. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy Credit: Nevada State Archives ARCHITECT'S DRAWINGS, 1869. FIRST FLOOR PLAN
20. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy Credit: Nevada State Archives ARCHITECT'S DRAWINGS, 1869. SECOND FLOOR PLAN
21. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy: Credit: Nevada State Archives ARCHITECT'S DRAWINGS, 1869. BASEMENT AND ROOF PLANS
22. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy Credit: Nevada State Archives ARCHITECT'S DRAWINGS, 1869. SECTION AND PLANS OF CUPOLA
23. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy Credit: Nevada State Archives ARCHITECT'S DRAWINGS, 1869. SECTIONS


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