Virginia City

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Calamity Jane - Early Life: 1852–1876
... and moved by wagon train from Missouri to Virginia City, Montana ... along the way in Black Foot, Montana, in 1866 of "washtub pneumonia." After arriving in Virginia City in the spring of 1866, Robert took his six children on to Salt Lake City ... "In 1865 we emigrated from our homes in Missouri by the overland route to Virginia City, Montana, taking five months to make the journey ...
Virginia City, Nevada - In Popular Culture
... Virginia City is near the site of the fictitious Ponderosa Ranch on the Western television drama Bonanza ... The Virginia City depicted on Bonanza was located at RKO Forty Acres in Hollywood ... It was the locale of the 1940 film Virginia City, set during the Civil War, and starring Errol Flynn ...
Territorial Enterprise
... December 18, 1858, was a newspaper published in Virginia City, Nevada ... The paper was published for its first two years in Genoa and moved to Virginia City in 1860 ... in Virginia City, steps from the Enterprise offices ...
Chinatowns In The United States - Nevada - Virginia City
... As with the Gold Country in California, Virginia City was mined in part by the Chinese ... The town has a historic Chinatown which had a Chinese population of over 1500 in the 1870s ...
Virginia And Truckee Railroad - History - Expansion and Prosperity
... This would allow through train service between Virginia City and San Francisco ... The first train to run end-to-end from Virginia City to Reno took place on August 24, 1872, pulled appropriately by the road's newest locomotive at the time, No ... This milestone marked the completion of the Virginia and Truckee Railroad ...

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