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Historic Sites and Points of Interest in Washoe County

Lake Tahoe State Park
Lake Tahoe State Park
28 February 2008
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Historic Sites and Points of Interest in Washoe County
Sequenced By Name
(Click a Column Heading to Resequence)
Name Year Address City Authority Number
1872 California-Nevada State Boundary Marker1872Dog Valley Road At California/Nevada BorderVerdiNational1981000387
20th Century Club335 West First StreetRenoNational1983001113
Alamo Ranchhouse20205 South Virginia StreetSteamboatNational1979001466
Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity House205 University TerraceRenoNational2003001508
Applegate-Lassen TrailRye Patch Northwest to California BorderRye PatchNational1978001722
Applegate-Lassen TrailRye Patch Northwest to California BorderRye PatchNational1981000729
Bank of Sparks 948 Victorian AvenueSparksNational2007001013
Barnard House950 Joaquin Miller DriveRenoNational2002000874
Battles of Pyramid LakeState Route 447, Seven Miles South of NixonNixonNevada148
Bell Telephone of Nevada 100 North Center StreetRenoNational1986002260
Bethel AME Church220 Bell StreetRenoNational2001000587
Billinghurst House729 Evans AvenueRenoNational1974001151
Bowers Mansion4005 Old Highway 395 SouthWashoe ValleyNational1976001143
Bowers Mansion4005 Old Highway 395 SouthWashoe ValleyNevada166
Brown Ranch12945 Old Virginia RoadRenoNational1994001471
Burke House36 Steward StreetRenoNational1984002077
Burke-Berryman House418 Cheney StreetRenoNational2004000984
California Building1000 Cowan Drive in Idlewild ParkRenoNational1992001257
Cal-Vada Lodge HotelState Route 28 and Stateline RoadCrystal BayNational1994000551
Chinese in NevadaVictorian Avenue and Pyramid Way SparksNevada29
Civil War Plot10th and Angel StreetsRenoNevada79
Cliff Ranch District7635 Old Highway 395 SouthWashoe ValleyNational1985002428
Clifford House339 Ralston StreetRenoNational1983001114
Coney IslandGaletti Way and East Fourth StreetRenoNevada240
Crystal Peak Toll Bridge 1860Bridge StreetVerdiLocal
Derby Diversion Dam (Missing)I-80 Exit 36 Frontage Road East of ClarkDerby DamNevada43
El Cortez Hotel239 West 2nd StreetRenoNational1984002078
Emigrant-Donner CampChirnmore Drive off of Rio Poco RoadRenoNevada253
Field Matron's Cottage1995 East Second StreetRenoNational2003000416
Fight of the CenturyEast 4th and Toana StreetsRenoNevada220
First Church of Christ, Scientist501 Riverside DriveRenoNational1999000939
First Public LibrarySouth Virginia and Mill StreetsRenoNevada247
First United Methodist Church209 West 1st StreetRenoNational1983001115
Fleischmann Atmospherium PlanetariumNorth Virginia Street on University of Nevada CampusRenoNational1994001148
Francovich House557 Washington StreetRenoNational1983001116
FranktownOld Highway 395 South and Franktown RoadFranktownNevada114
Frederick Joseph DeLongchampsSouth Virginia and Mill StreetsRenoNevada245
Frey Ranch1140 West Peckham LaneRenoNational1999000267
GalenaCallahan Road at Galena Creek South of RenoRenoNevada212
Galena Creek Fish HatcherySR 431Galena Creek ParkNevada267
Garvey House589-599 California AvenueRenoNational2003001510
Geiger Lookout Wayside ParkState Route 341 Virginia CityLocal
Geiger Station (Magnolia House)Toll Road at Ravazza Road South of RenoRenoNevada218
GerlachState Route 447GerlachNevada152
Gerlach Water TowerMain StreetGerlachNational1981000385
Giraud House442 Flint StreetRenoNational1984002079
Glendale SchoolVictorian Avenue Between 9th and 10th StreetsSparksNational1978001729
Glendale SchoolVictorian Avenue Between 9th and 10th StreetsSparksNevada169
Governor Emmet Derby BoyleJuniper and Sequoia Streets in Mountain View CemeteryRenoNevada265
Graham House548 California AvenueRenoNational1983001117
Grand Army of the Republic Memorial TreeEast Ninth and North Center StreetsRenoNevada81
Gray House457 Court StreetRenoNational1987001472
Great Incline of the Sierra Nevada1880State Route 28 near the Ponderosa-Bonanza RangeIncline VillageNevada246
Great Train Robbery1870Bridge Street and South Verdi Road VerdiNevada128
Greystone Castle970 Joaquin Miller DriveRenoNational2002000875
Hawkins House549 Court StreetRenoNational1979001465
High Rock CanyonState Route 34 and the Road to High Rock LakeGerlachNevada149
Historic TransportationHighway 395 at Red Rock ExitRenoNevada256
Huffaker'sSouth Virginia Street North of South Meadows ParkwaySouth RenoNevada238
Humphrey House467 Ralston StreetRenoNational1983001118
Immaculate Conception Church590 Pyramid WaySparksNational1992001700
Junction House3800 South Virginia StreetRenoNevada4
Kind House751 Marsh AvenueRenoNational2005001121
Lake MansionSouth Arlington and Court StreetsRenoNational1972000767
Lake MansionSouth Arlington and Court StreetsRenoNevada227
Landrum's Hamburger System No. 11300 South Virginia StreetRenoNational1998001303
Levy House111-121 California AvenueRenoNational1983001119
MacKay School of Mines BuildingNorth End of The QuadRenoNational1982003258
Mapes Hotel and Casino 10 North Virginia StreetRenoNational1984002081
McCarthy-Platt House1000 Plumas StreetRenoNational1984002080
McKinley Park SchoolRiverside Drive and Keystone AvenueRenoNational1985002406
Miller-Rowe-Holgate House18 Winter StreetRenoNational2005000470
Moana SpringsWest Moana Lane at Ballpark EntranceRenoNevada234
Morrill HallSouth End of The QuadRenoNational1974001152
Mount Rose Elementary School915 Lander StreetRenoNational1977000841
Mount Rose Weather ObservatorySummit of State Route 431 (Mount Rose Highway)Mount RoseNevada230
NCO Railroad Depot325 East 4th StreetRenoNational1980002469
NCO Railroad Depot325 East 4th StreetRenoNevada210
NCO Railway Locomotive House and Machine Shop401 East 4th StreetRenoNational1983001120
Newlands House17 Elm CourtRenoNational1966000459
Nichols School400-406 Pyramid WaySparksNational2002001277
Nortonia Boarding House150 Ridge StreetRenoNational1983001121
Nystrom Guest House333 Ralston StreetRenoNational2000000339
Odd Fellows Building 133 North Sierra StreetRenoNational1978001730
Old Geiger GradeState Route 341 About Six Miles North of Geiger SummtiFive Mile HouseNevada211
Olinghouse (Missing)State Route 447OlinghouseNevada24
Patrick Ranch House1225 Gordon AvenueRenoNational2003000417
Peavine Ranch11220 North Virginia StreetRenoNational2000000337
Pincolini Hotel214 Lake StreetRenoNational1984000086
Pioneer Theater-Auditorium100 South Virginia StreetRenoNational2004001528
Pyramid LakeSR 445 One Mile West of SR 446Pyramid LakeNevada18
Rainier Brewing Company Bottling Plant310 Spokane StreetRenoNational1980002470
RenoSouth Virginia and Mill StreetsRenoNevada30
Reno Main Post Office50 South Virginia StreetRenoNational1990000135
Reno National Bank204 North Virginia StreetRenoNational1986002257
Riverside Hotel17 South Virginia StreetRenoNational1986002256
Riverside Mill Company Flourmill 345 East 2nd StreetRenoNational1982003259
Robison House409 13th StreetSparksNational2006000895
Saint Thomas Aquinas Cathedral300 and 310 West Second StreetRenoNational1983004641
Sand HarborState Route 28 Near San Harbor Boat LaunchLake Tahoe Nevada State ParkNevada221
Southern Pacific Railroad Repair Shops599 Nugget AvenueSparksNational1982005066
Southern Pacific Railroad YardsPyramid Way at I-80 OverpassSparksNevada189
Southside School190 East Liberty StreetRenoNational1993000683
SparksPrater Way and Rock Boulevard in Deer ParkSparksNevada88
Steamboat SpringsHighway 395SteamboatNevada198
Truckee River—EastOld SR 655 at I-80 Exit 28PatrickNevada63
Truckee River—WestI-80 About 10 Miles West of RenoVerdiNevada62
Twaddle Mansion485 West Fifth StreetRenoNational1983001122
Twaddle-Pedroli Ranch4970 Susan Lee CircleWashoe ValleyNational2000000340
Tyson House242 West Liberty StreetRenoNational1983001123
University of Nevada Reno Historic DistrictNorth Virginia StreetRenoNational1987000135
Upson House937 Jones StreetRenoNational2003000749
Vachina Apartments-California Apartments45 California AvenueRenoNational1986002258
Verdi18673rd Street Near Crystal Peak Park VerdiNevada191
Veteran's Memorial School1200 Locust StreetRenoNational1993000690
Veterans of Foreign Wars Building 301 Burris LaneRenoNational2008000511
Virginia & Truckee Railroad Right of WaySouth Center and East Taylor StreetsRenoNevada248
Virginia Street BridgeVirginia Street Over Truckee RiverRenoNational1980002471
Wadsworth1868State Route 427 Near Lincoln HighwayWadsworthNevada68
Wadsworth SchoolSchool Street at Bridge StreetWadsworthLocal
Wadsworth Union ChurchVirginia Street at School StreetWadsworthNational2004000298
Washoe County Courthouse117 South Virginia StreetRenoNational1986002254
Washoe County Library-Sparks Branch814 Victorian AvenueSparksNational1992000116
Whittell Estate (Thunderbird Lodge)5000 State Route 28Incline VillageNational2000001207
Winters RanchHighway 395 At Winters Creek LaneWashoe ValleyNational1974001150
Winters' Ranch (Nevada Marker)Highway 395 At State Route 429Washoe ValleyNevada94
Withers Log House344 Wassou RoadCrystal BayNational2000000341

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