Camp Black (2) (1865-1865) - A U.S. Civil War era Camp established in 1865 near Paradise Valley, Humboldt County, Nevada. Named Camp Black after Colonel Henry Moore Black, (Cullum 1354), 6th California Volunteer Infantry. Abandoned later in 1865.
Camp Black (2) was occupied in July and August of 1865 by Company I, 6th California Volunteer Infantry, Captain Albert Hahn in command.
Abandoned later in 1865.
Location: Near Paradise Valley, Humboldt County, Nevada.
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Lat: 41.493056 Long: -117.533056
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- Elevation: 4,527'
- Ruhlen, George, Early Nevada Forts, Nevada Historical Society Quarterly, 1964, Vol 7, No 3 & 4,pdf, Camp Black, page 10.
- Roberts, Robert B., Encyclopedia of Historic Forts: The Military, Pioneer, and Trading Posts of the United States, Macmillan, New York, 1988, 10th printing, ISBN 0-02-926880-X, page 490.