Built in the 1870's, the C.W. Dake home replaced an earlier log cabin and shared the property with farm buildings, undertaking parlor, and justice of the peace office. It was also the Theodore P. [...]
Stop by the Carson Valley Visitors Center and pick up the Walking/Driving Tour Map, or click the link below, for a self-guided tour of historic and recreational points of interest in Gardnerville, Genoa, Minden, [...]
The architect for this building, which is on the National Register of Historic Places, was Frederic J. DeLongchamps. First serving as a high school, the building now features Basque and Native American exhibits as [...]
The original Douglas County Courthouse from 1865 to 1916, later serving as the Genoa School. Exhibits highlight Native Americans, the Emigrant Trail through Nevada, the Pony Express, and Snowshoe Thompson, as well as an [...]
The Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park is a county-owned public park and the grounds are open for use seven days a week, sunrise to sunset only. Occasionally, the park is closed for private or [...]
In a time when women were expected to be homemakers, wives, and mothers, Eliza Cook defied the odds to become a doctor, community leader, and political activist.
Eliza Cook was born in Salt Lake City, [...]
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