Fallon City Hall

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Fallon City Hall
Photo in 2012
Fallon City Hall is located in Nevada
Fallon City Hall
Location 55 E. Williams Ave., Fallon, Nevada
Coordinates 39°28′28″N 118°46′36″W / 39.47444°N 118.77667°W / 39.47444; -118.77667Coordinates: 39°28′28″N 118°46′36″W / 39.47444°N 118.77667°W / 39.47444; -118.77667
Area 0.7 acres (0.28 ha)
Built 1930-31
Built by Ernest Gevelhoff and T.J. Rees
Architect DeLongchamps, Frederick
Architectural style Mission/Spanish Revival
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 04001197[1]
Added to NRHP October 27, 2004

The Fallon City Hall, at 55 E. Williams Ave. in Fallon, Nevada, was built in 1930-31. It was designed by architect Frederick DeLongchamps in Mission/Spanish Revival style. It is a 14,000 square foot one-story building built over a high basement.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.[1] It was deemed significant for its association with local politics and government, and "as a rare example of the Spanish Colonial Revival style in Fallon and as a work of a master, pre-eminent architect Frederick DeLongchamps." At the time of its NRHP listing it had continuously served as city hall since 1931.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ a b Bernadette Francke (July 1, 2004). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Fallon City Hall". National Park Service.  and accompanying four photos