Nevada State Capitol

101 N. Carson St., Carson City, Nevada

Photos 

Historic American Buildings Survey, Nevada Professional and Service Projects Taken 1940

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Street View 

Description 

This, the first capitol built by the State of Nevada, is a building of monumental character and harmonious proportions. It is of substantial masonry construction with classical details. Later additions have respected the style and details of the original construction. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 10, 1975
Reference number
75002126
Architectural styles
Victorian: Renaissance; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Capitol
Current function
Capitol
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant year
1871
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Contributing structures: 1

Update Log 

  • September 9, 2016: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • May 17, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

Sources