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Senior Center (Officers' Quarters)

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Officers' Quarters
c. 1866–1870. 5.1 miles east along North Road from the intersection with U.S. 95

The better preserved of the two remaining fort structures, this one-story stone building with a gable roof stands across the driveway from the tribe's modern, unassuming one-story community and administration building. The older facade has a single entry door with two windows to the left and three to the right. The original windows have been replaced with smaller double-hung windows, the lower portions of the openings having been closed up with wood panels. Two interior brick chimneys rise above the roof near the gable ends. A later woodframe addition projects from the rear of the building at its east end. The rubblestone walls have been whitewashed.

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Author: 
Julie Nicoletta
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Julie Nicoletta, "Senior Center (Officers' Quarters)", [, Nevada], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/NV-01-NO31.

Print Source

Buildings of Nevada, Julie Nicoletta. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000, 144-144.

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