Virginia City

geographical name

Definition of Virginia City

  1. 1 town in southwestern Montana population 190 Virginia City became Montana's first incorporated town in 1864 and served as territorial capital from 1864 to 1875.

  2. 2 unincorporated settlement 16 miles (26 kilometers) south-southeast of Reno in western Nevada that was settled in 1859 following discovery of the Comstock Lode population 855


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