Nevada State Museum, Carson City Photos

The Nevada State Museum history of native & pioneer life, gold & coin minting, & gambling machines. The Museum is housed in the former Carson City Mint, built 1869 by architect Alfred Mullett.

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Nevada State Museum in former Carson City Mint building. Carson City, NV.Lincoln Highway & Pony Express markers on grounds of Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Safe used by Carson City Mint in building now Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Balance scales from Carson City Mint in Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Nevada State Museum (1869) (600 N. Carson St.) in former Carson City Mint (1870-93) building. Carson City, NV. Style: Neoclassical. Architect: Alfred Mullett. On National Register.Lincoln Highway & Pony Express markers on grounds of Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Safe used by Carson City Mint in building now Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Balance scales from Carson City Mint in Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Carson City Mint bullion & ingot melting molds & equipment in Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Carson City Mint's Coin Press No. 1 by Morgan & Orr of Philadelphia at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Carson City Mint cancelled coin dies for 1885 silver dollar & 1873 half dollar in Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Birds eye view map of Virginia City at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Carson City Mint bullion & ingot melting molds & equipment in Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Carson City Mint's Coin Press No. 1 (1869) by Morgan & Orr of Philadelphia at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Carson City Mint cancelled coin dies for 1885 silver dollar & 1873 half dollar in Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Birds eye view map of Virginia City (1875) at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Ghost town diorama of old west at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Chinese settler artifacts at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Collection of 1850-60s revolver pistols at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Antique medicine bottles at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Ghost town diorama of old west at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Chinese settler artifacts at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Collection of 1850-60s revolver pistols at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Antique medicine bottles at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Antique glass bottles turned purple at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Antique glass ink-well bottles at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Collection of antique buttons at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.President Grover Cleveland campaign buttons & memorabilia at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Antique glass bottles turned purple at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Antique glass ink-well bottles at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Collection of antique buttons at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.President Grover Cleveland campaign buttons & memorabilia at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
President Grover Cleveland campaign buttons at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Battleship USS Nevada silver service punch bowl by Gorham & Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Battleship USS Nevada silver service tray with image of dam at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Battleship USS Nevada silver service coffee & tea pots by Gorham & Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
President Grover Cleveland campaign buttons at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Battleship USS Nevada silver service punch bowl (1915) by Gorham & Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Battleship USS Nevada silver service tray with image of dam at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Battleship USS Nevada silver service coffee & tea pots (1915) by Gorham & Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Battleship USS Nevada silver service coffee & tea pots by Gorham & Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Silver coffee & tea service with square vessels at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Edison Home Phonograph at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Wells Fargo & Co's Travelers Checks For Sale Here sign at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Battleship USS Nevada silver service coffee & tea pots (1915) by Gorham & Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Silver coffee & tea service with square vessels at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Edison Home Phonograph at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Wells Fargo & Co's Travelers Checks For Sale Here sign at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Railway Express Agency sign at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Maxwell automobile at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Minnequa Water Bag carried over desert for spare auto radiator water at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Indian motorcycle at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Railway Express Agency sign at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Maxwell automobile (c early 1900s) at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Minnequa Water Bag carried over desert for spare auto radiator water at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Indian motorcycle at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Degikup Native American basket with abalone shell pendants by Nancy Bill at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Degikup Native American basket by Sally Snook at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Native American basket bowl by Lillian Jack at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Degikup Native American basket by Datsolalee at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Degikup Native American basket with abalone shell pendants (1901) by Nancy Bill at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Degikup Native American basket (1899) by Sally Snook at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Native American basket bowl (c1916) by Lillian Jack at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Degikup Native American basket (1900) by Datsolalee at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Degikup Native American basket by Datsolalee at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Collection of historic slot machines by designer Charles August Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.6-Way Paying Teller & Original Draw Poker slot machines by Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Detail of Draw Poker showing early slot machines flipped cards on wheel by Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Degikup Native American basket (1919) by Datsolalee at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Collection of historic slot machines by designer Charles August Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.6-Way Paying Teller (1897) & Original Draw Poker (1901) slot machines by Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Detail of Draw Poker (1901) showing early slot machines flipped cards on wheel by Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Liberty Bell slot machines with symbols on wheels by Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Antique slot machine with wheel of cards by Wills Novelty Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Little Chief slot machine with spinning arrow by Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Silver Cup & Duo by Fey spinning flat wheel slot machines at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
Liberty Bell (1899) slot machines with symbols on wheels by Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Antique slot machine with wheel of cards by Wills Novelty Co. at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Little Chief (1909) slot machine with spinning arrow by Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Silver Cup (1907) & Duo (1927) by Fey spinning flat wheel slot machines at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
On The Level dice slot machine by Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Silver Dollar slot machine by Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Antique slot machine at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Hazard Wheel gambling machine used to avoid shaved dice at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.
On The Level dice slot machine by Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Silver Dollar (1929) slot machine by Fey at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Antique slot machine at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.Hazard Wheel gambling machine used to avoid shaved dice at Nevada State Museum. Carson City, NV.

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