Holbrook Junction, Nevada Article

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Holbrook Junction is an unincorporated community in Douglas County, in the U.S. state of Nevada. [1] [1]

History

A post office called "Holbrook" was established in 1883, and remained in operation until 1915. [2] [3] The community has the name of Charles Holbrook, original owner of the station. [4] A variant name was "Topaz Junction". [1]

References

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Holbrook Junction
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Holbrook Post Office (historical)
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 9 April 2018.
  4. ^ Federal Writers' Project (1941). Origin of Place Names: Nevada (PDF). W.P.A. p. 19.


HOLBROOK JUNCTION NEVADA Latitude and Longitude:

38°44′02″N 119°33′18″W / 38.73389°N 119.55500°W / 38.73389; -119.55500