Eureka Sentinel Building
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 39° 30.746 W 115° 57.703
11S E 589255 N 4374158
Quick Description: Nevada history marker about the Eureka Sentinel Building.
Location: Nevada, United States
Date Posted: 3/27/2017 6:08:42 PM
Waymark Code: WMVBCC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff
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Long Description:
Nevada history marker located on the front of the Sentinel Building located at 10 North Monroe Street. The building is now the Eureka Sentinel Museum.
Marker Title (required): Eureka Sentinel Building

Marker Number (If official State Marker from NV SHPO website above, otherwise leave blank): 170

Marker Text (required):
Constructed in 1879 at a cost of $10,000, the Sentinel Building was designed by architect C.M Bennett. The Eureka Sentinel was published in this building from 1879 to 1960. Three generations of the Skillman family, Archibald, Edward and Willis, edited the newspaper. The last editor, Edward J. Moyle, had been with the Sentinel for over fifty years before he took over the editorial chair in 1944.


County (required): Eureka

Marker Type (required): Small Size (with blue painted mesh)

Other Marker Type (optional): NA

Is Marker Damaged? (required): No

Other Damage Type (optional): No

URL - Website (optional): [Web Link]

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