Elko Independent

Elko Independent (HM1OJD)

Location: Elko, NV 89801 Elko County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 49.885', W 115° 45.791'

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Approximately 200 feet east of this site is the early location of Elko's first newspaper. Founded June 19, 1869 by former miner Edward Davison Kelly, when Elko was just six months old. The Independent has been in continuous publication ever since.
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1986
Placed ByE Clampus Vitus- Lucinda J. Saunders Chapter 1881
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Date Added Sunday, October 11th, 2015 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11T E 604283 N 4520778
Decimal Degrees40.83141667, -115.76318333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 49.885', W 115° 45.791'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 49' 53.1" N, 115° 45' 47.46" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)775
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 400-412 Railroad St, Elko NV 89801, US
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