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Virginia & Truckee Railroad Shops, Between Plaza, Ann, Stewart & Sophia Streets, Carson City, Carson City County, NV



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Data Pages


Drawings


Item Title


Location
Stewart & Sophia Streets, Carson City, NV

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS NV-13-7
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-4).
Building/structure dates: 1872 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1901 subsequent work
Significance: This large building is the most impressive visible remainder of the Virginia and Truckee Railroad, one of the most famous of America's Short-Line Railroads.

Subjects
Building Deterioration
Stone Buildings (sandstone)
Railroad Shops & Yards


Related Names
Curry, A.
Hartwig, Robert L., Delineator
McCreery, John T., Delineator
Mizell, Robert P., Delineator
Schafer, Jack W., Delineator
Gallup, Aaron A., Photographer
Stephen E. Drew Collection, 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 Photocopy Credit: Nevada State Museum SOUTH SIDE AND EAST FACADE, JUNE 16, 1882
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy Credit: Nevada Historical Society EAST FACADE, SHOWING 'ROUNDTABLE' (EARLY 20th. C.)
3. Historic American Buildings Survey, Nevada Professional and Service Projects Taken 1939
4. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy Credit: Stephen E. Drew Collection GENERAL VIEW, RAILWAY YARDS, SHOWING EAST FACADE OF SHOPS AND AUXILLIARY BUILDINGS, MAY 29, 1949
5. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, November, 1972 EAST FACADE, LOOKING WEST
6. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, November, 1972 EAST FACADE, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
7. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, November, 1972 SOUTH SIDE, LOOKING NORTHWEST
8. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, November, 1972 SOUTH SIDE, LOOKING EAST
9. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, November, 1972 WEST SIDE, LOOKING SOUTHEAST
10. Historic American Buildings Survey Aaron A. Gallup, Photographer, November, 1972 COURTYARD, LOOKING EAST
11. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy Credit: Stephen E. Drew Collection INTERIOR, SHOWING TRAIN ENGINE AND TRUSS CONSTRUCTION, AUGUST, 1938


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