Mizpah Hotel

Mizpah Hotel (HM1OJ8)

Location: Tonopah, NV 89049 Nye County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 4.092', W 117° 13.851'

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In 1907-08, to celebrate Tonopah's newfound prosperity, Geo Wingfield, Geo Nixon, Bob Govan and the Brougher Brothers collaborated to erect "The best hotel in Nevada". 1931 saw legalized gambling returned and a small casino was opened. 1956 new owners, the Shorts, spent $50,000 dollars on a newly enlarged casino and cocktail lounge. In 1976, Frank Scott, Pres. of the Scott Corp. of Las Vegas, purchased the property. Not long after, renovation was started as a "labor of love". February 1980 a grand reopening was held with Gov. Robert List officiating at the ribbon cutting.
An elegant retreat into Nevada's past.
HM NumberHM1OJ8
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1985
Placed ByE Clampus Vitus- Snow-Shoe Thomson Chapter 1827
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Date Added Sunday, October 11th, 2015 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 479750 N 4213407
Decimal Degrees38.06820000, -117.23085000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 4.092', W 117° 13.851'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 4' 5.52" N, 117° 13' 51.06" W
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Area Code(s)775
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Brougher Ave, Tonopah NV 89049, US
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