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Virginia City, Comstock Mines
  • Timothy H. O'Sullivan
    born: New York, New York, United States, or Ireland ; died: Staten Island, New York, United States
  • Virginia City, Comstock Mines, 1868
  • Rephotographic Survey
  • Where object was made: Virginia City, Storey County, Nevada, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15.7 x 21.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 1/8 x 8 1/2 in
  • Gift of Sam and Terry Evans
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0058.01

Landscape with a mining town and no people visible. Four of the buildings have signs. There are hills in the distance.