Southern Nevada Consolidated Telephone-Telegraph Company Building

Southern Nevada Consolidated Telephone-Telegraph Company Building (HMSD6)

Location: Goldfield, NV 89013 Esmeralda County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 42.547', W 117° 14.095'

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This was the communications center of Goldfield from 1906 until 1963. From 1904 to 1920, Goldfield boomed sa a gold producing center. It was the largest (20,000+) city in Nevada during that period, having four railroads and other modern conveniences. The building was one of a few spared by a fire that destroyed 53 blocks of the downtown area in 1923. Today, it is one of the few unspoiled examples of the work of the craftsmen of the early 1900 era, and an example of the business life in the Tonopah-Goldfield area from the years when the mines were producing millions and bringing new prosperity to the state of Nevada.
HM NumberHMSD6
Marker Number242
Placed ByDivision of Historic Preservation and Archeology, Central Nevada Historical Society
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Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 7:32am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 479293 N 4173567
Decimal Degrees37.70911667, -117.23491667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 42.547', W 117° 14.095'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 42' 32.82" N, 117° 14' 5.70" W
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Area Code(s)775
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1000-1098 Ramsey St, Goldfield NV 89013, US
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