Nevada Historical Landmarks in Storey County
Nevada Historical Landmark 28
53 South C Street
100 years ago, in 1864, Samuel Clemens left the Territorial Enterprise, moving on to California and worldwide fame. He was a reporter here in 1863 when he first used the name, Mark Twain. He later described his colorful adventures in Nevada in "Roughing It."
Nevada Centennial Marker No. 27
Plaque placed by James Lenhoff, 1964
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