Improvements of Rhyolite Nevada
By October 1906 Rhyolite had daily mail and auto service from Goldfield, seventy-five miles
away; daily mail from Beatty, five miles away; express, telegraph, telephone exchange, two banks, newspapers,
modern hotel, three waterworks systems, fire department, improved streets, large stores, fine residences. It was
the natural center of the district, being located in the center of the golden horseshoe, the heart of the
The following pages supply a little detail about the history of each.
: A little history on the utility
services that were available to the people of Rhyolite, Nevada. Includes electricity, water, and
Talks about services that were available including the railroads.
: History of the Rhyolite, Nevada
Post Office from the beginning to the end.
: Tells about the newspapers and
publications that were available in Rhyolite and Bullfrog, Nevada.
: History of the Rhyolite,
Nevada School System. Includes photos of school house and some information from the State of Nevada
Biennial Report of the Superintendent of Public Instruction.
: A few details on the First
Presbyterian Church and St. Mary's Catholic Church of Rhyolite Nevada. Includes a photo of the First
Red Light District
: Information about the formation of
the Red Light District and some of the establishments that were located in it.
Rhyolite Nevada, January 1908.