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Bunkhouse (Barn)

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Barn
1930s, U.S. Forest Service and Civilian Conservation Corps; moved 1948–1949

The CCC erected this building (USFS Plan R-4 #13-A) as a two-horse barn near Paradise Valley. The USFS moved it to the station for use as a bunkhouse, removing the horse stalls and adding a bathroom and kitchen counter. The building retains many of its original windows, doors, and interior wood paneling. Seasonal USFS employees sleep here from May to October.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Julie Nicoletta
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Julie Nicoletta, "Bunkhouse (Barn)", [Winnemucca, Nevada], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/NV-01-NO34.3.

Print Source

Buildings of Nevada, Julie Nicoletta. New York: Oxford University Press, 2000, 146-146.

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