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The Daily State Register (NV)
The Daily State Register (NV)
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Description: Particulars of the Fire in Monitor

Date: April 5 1872

Newspaper published in: Carson City, NV


Page/Column: Page 2, Column 3

Following are the particulars of the fire in Monitor, Alpine County, Cal., on the 2d instant:
“A fire broke out in the Tarship Hotel at 5:30 P.M., spreading rapidly over the entire block on both sides of Main Street, from the corner of Monitor Street, east, including McBett’s, Stephens & Ogden’s Saloon, Union and Tarship Hotels, Lewis & Parson’s livery stables, Pony Restaurant, Reinstein’s and Gibbon’s store, L. F. Lewis’ dwelling, Mrs. Lang’s building and a China wash-house, were entirely destroyed. The Alpine Miner, telegraph office and Coffin’s Hall were saved as it were by a miracle. No insurance, except on Gibbon’s store.”

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