1864 - 1964Carson Valley is the birthplace of Nevada. By 1851, people settled at a place they called Mormon Station, renamed Genoa in 1856. With the early establishment of a post office and local government, the community can lay claim to the title of "Nevada's First Town."
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|Placed By||State of Nevada Historic Preservation Office|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 at 1:03pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11S E 259243 N 4320018|
|Decimal Degrees||38.99608333, -119.77998333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 59.765', W 119° 46.799'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 59' 45.9" N, 119° 46' 47.94" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1990-2198 US-395, Minden NV 89423, US|
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