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Thomas Hisgen and crowd on train platform in Rhyolite, 1908

 
Title
Thomas Hisgen and crowd on train platform in Rhyolite, 1908
Individual Creator
Description
Patron provided the following comment: Note that the depot is wood. This means they are likely at the Bullfrog Goldfield Railroad Depot. The other depot in Rhyolite (still standing) was made of rock and owned by the Las Vegas and Tonopah Railroad.
Caption
Thomas Hisgen - Independent Party Candidate for President - at Rhyolite, Nevada, 1908
Identified Individuals
Hisgen, Thomas Louis, 1858-1925
Original Collection
Original Date
1908
City or Town
County
Graphic Elements (TGM)
Collection Subject (TGM)
People; Transportation;
DC Type
Genre (TGM)
Language
eng
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http://digital.library.unlv.edu/u?/dig,4
Rights
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Digital Collection
Conversion Specifications
TIFF scanned at 400 dpi on Epson Expression 10000X using EPSON Scan Ver. 2.94A.
Digital ID
snv002084
Master File Creation Date
2008-01-20
Master File Format
image/tiff; 27.8 MB
 

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Mark Holloway2014-11-10 @ 03:08 PM
Note that the depot is wood. This means they are likely at the Bullfrog Goldfield Railroad Depot. The other depot in Rhyolite (still standing) was made of rock and owned by the Las Vegas & Tonopah Railroad.
Digital Collections staff2014-11-12 @ 10:15 AM
Thanks for the info, Mark! We've updated our records.
Mark Holloway2014-12-05 @ 12:51 PM
Hisgen, Thomas Louis (1858-1925)
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