Paiute Meadows

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Paiute Meadows<ref>U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Paiute Meadows</ref> was once owned by Miller and Lux.<ref name=Mack>"The Indian Massacre of 1911", Mack, Effie Mona, p. 42, 1968.</ref><ref>"The Last Indian Uprising in the United States," Frank Vernon Perry, Nevada Historical Society, Winter 1972.</ref>

In the 1870s E. W. Crutcher owned Paiute or Piute Meadows.<ref name=silverstate1879>"Struggle with a Lunatic," Silver State, Winnemucca, June 16, 1879, p. 6.</ref>

In 1879, a Chinese man was killed in a case of justifiable homicide at Paiute Meadows.<ref name=silverstate1879/>