Winnemucca Hotel

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Winnemucca Hotel
Winnemucca Hotel (Winnemucca, Nevada).jpg
Photo in April, 2013
Winnemucca Hotel is located in Nevada
Winnemucca Hotel
Winnemucca Hotel is located in the US
Winnemucca Hotel
Location 95 S. Bridge St., Winnemucca, Nevada
Coordinates 40°58′28″N 117°44′15″W / 40.97444°N 117.73750°W / 40.97444; -117.73750Coordinates: 40°58′28″N 117°44′15″W / 40.97444°N 117.73750°W / 40.97444; -117.73750
Area 0.4 acres (0.16 ha)
Built 1863
Built by Lay Bros.
Architectural style Early Commercial
NRHP Reference # 05000471[1]
Added to NRHP May 26, 2005

The Winnemucca Hotel, located at 95 S. Bridge St. in Winnemucca, Nevada, is an Early Commercial style building that was built in 1863.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2005.[1]

It is one of the oldest buildings in Winnemucca and is significant for its role in commercial development of Winnemucca and for association with Basque sheepherders. It has been known for its potent Basque drink, Picon Punch.[2]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ James R. Anderson (2005). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Winnemucca Hotel" (PDF). National Park Service.  and accompanying three photos