The Rinckel Mansion, at 102 N. Curry St. in Carson City, Nevada, is a historic house built in 1872. It was home of Mathias Rinckel, a merchant in Carson City. It was designed and built by Ecole de Beaux Arts-trained architect Charles H. Jones.[2]

Rinckel Mansion
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Rinckel Mansion is located in Nevada
Rinckel Mansion
Rinckel Mansion is located in the United States
Rinckel Mansion
Location102 N. Curry St., Carson City, Nevada
Coordinates39°9′51″N 119°46′1″W / 39.16417°N 119.76694°W / 39.16417; -119.76694Coordinates: 39°9′51″N 119°46′1″W / 39.16417°N 119.76694°W / 39.16417; -119.76694
Area1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built1875
ArchitectJones, Charles H.
Architectural styleLate Victorian, French Victorian
NRHP reference #75002129[1]
Added to NRHPNovember 20, 1975

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975.[1] It was deemed significant for its association with Rinckel and "because it is one of the finest and best-preserved examples of French Victorian architecture remaining in the American West."[2] The building has been owned by the Nevada Press Foundation since 2000 and houses the offices of the Nevada Press Association.

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. ^ a b Phillip I. Earl (May 30, 1975). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Rinckel Mansion". National Park Service. and accompanying four photos from 1975

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