The Hanging Tree - Genoa, NV
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 39° 00.102 W 119° 50.320
11S E 254179 N 4320799
Quick Description: A tree marking the darkest days of Nevada's history.
Location: Nevada, United States
Date Posted: 9/2/2008 12:56:51 AM
Waymark Code: WM4K3W
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat
Views: 32

Long Description:
On the tree Adam Uber of Calaveras County, California was hung by an angry mob after taken from jail. Uber was in jail for killing Hans Anderson in a Millerville, NV bar.
Historic Event:
Historic hanging

Year: Nov. 25, 1897

Species: unknown

Approximate Age: 150

Location: Genoa

Website: Not listed

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