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Railroad cottages in Las Vegas

 
Title
Railroad cottages in Las Vegas
Description
Row of railroad cottages in Clark's Las Vegas Townsite. Photograph is of a Wharton Drug Company postcard. 64 railroad cottages were built between 1909 and 1911 by the Las Vegas Land and Water Company for employees of the San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad.
Caption
R. R. cottages, Las Vegas, Nev. 1911
Identified Corporate Bodies
Source
0062 0014
Original Collection
Original Date
1911
Local Subject
City or Town
County
Graphic Elements (TGM)
Collection Subject (TGM)
DC Type
Genre (TGM)
Language
en
Is Part Of
http://digital.library.unlv.edu/u?/dig,4
Rights
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Digital Publisher
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries
Digital Collection
Conversion Specifications
TIFF scanned at 600 dpi on Epson Expression 10000X using EPSON Scan Ver. 2.94A;
Digital ID
snv002518
Master File Creation Date
2010-08-17
Master File Format
image/tiff;
 

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Jo Ann Merrill2010-09-08 @ 12:19 PM
Is this street later known as "3rd Street". We lived in one of the "railroad houses" in 1953, and I'm wondering if it could be one of these?
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