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Mining history and place names of the Comstock area, a field trip guidebook, September 19, 1987
Mining history and place names of the Comstock area, a field trip guidebook, September 19, 1987


 
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Title: Mining history and place names of the Comstock area, a field trip guidebook, September 19, 1987

Author: Becky Weimer
Year: 1987
Series: Open-File Report 1987-06
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Format: 55 pages, 8.5 x 11 inches, 10 b/w drawings, 9 b/w photos
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Roadlog from Reno to Virginia City, Carson City, Washoe Valley and Steamboat by Becky Weimer; historic notes, place names, and geography are stressed; bibliography. Prepared for a field trip held in conjunction with the 11th Annual Western States Geographic Names Conference, September 17-19, 1987, Reno, Nevada. See also NBMG OF1987-04 (superseded by SP019).

Field trip chairman: Ron Hess, NBMG
Assisted by Gene Faust, USGS, and Mike Tracy, NBMG
Road log by Becky Weimer, NBMG
Speakers: Terrill Kramer, UNR, Geography Dept.; Joe Tingley, NBMG; Robert Nylan, Nevada State Museum

Related links:
Ghost towns and mining history
Geotripping in Nevada

Original Product Code: OF876

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