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Camera shots of ghost cities of California and Nevada

Herbert G. Comfort

Camera shots of ghost cities of California and Nevada

by Herbert G. Comfort

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Published by The Shafter Press in Shafter, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California.,
  • Nevada.
    • Subjects:
    • Historic buildings -- California.,
    • Historic buildings -- Nevada.

    • Edition Notes

      Illustrations: p. [4]-[30].

      Other titlesGhost cities of California and Nevada.
      Statementcomp. by H.G. Comfort ; photography by Bill Rodgers.
      ContributionsRodgers, Bill, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF862 .C7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[30] p.
      Number of Pages30
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6419601M
      LC Control Number41013412
      OCLC/WorldCa6699796

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      Along Route 66 – Ghost Towns of the Mojave. Ghost towns give a glimpse into the history, stark beauty, and shattered dreams of bygone days. Between the cacti, sand dunes, and rocky wastelands, we’ll explore forgotten mining towns, abandoned gas stations, forsaken homesteads and abandoned trailers. Rhodes continued to supply salt to Aurora, Belmont, and Belleville. Borax was also mined here in , and shipped to Alameda CA. In a railroad station on the Carson & Colorado Railroad was constructed here, and a post office was established in .

      The location is directly adjacent to a small town near Lake Mojave, Nelson, Nevada. Once you drive past Nelson you will come across a location that looks as if you've just stepped back in time. A private property owned by Tony and Bobbie Werly is a historical landmark nestled within the Eldorado Canyon area. California’s High Sierra Region’s eastern kingdom is filled with some of the Sierra’s most rugged and magnificent terrain. The eastern Sierra stretches from Lone Pine in the south to the Nevada line in the north and contains many of the Sierra’s most awe inspiring settings.


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