Silver City, Nevada

Quick early facts

1859 Silver City was established
1861 Population reached 1,200 people
1869 Decline of Silver City after the V&T Railroad was built 

Lyon County Times title changes

1874-1907 Lyon County Times
1907-1932 Yerington Times

Devil’s gate, Silver City (1860s)

Devil’s Gate, Silver City (1870s)

Panorama of Silver City (1870s)

French Mill, Silver City (1870s)

Devil’s Gate Mills, Silver City (1870s)

Street view, Silver City (1930s)

History of the newspaper Lyon County Times

Coming soon …

Photo courtesy:
– University of Nevada, Reno Digital Collectionswww.library.unr.edu/DigiColl
– University of Nevada, Las Vegas Digital Collectionswww.digital.library.unlv.edu

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