Pahrump was originally inhabited by the Shoshone. It was discovered and slowly inhabited by American settlers in the late 19th century.
Status: Unincorporated Town - The largest settlement in the county. - (2) photos
Original Date: 1900
Subject: Indian Summer Camp in Pahrump
Source: University of Nevada at Las
Vegas - Dickinson Library Special Collections
Original Date: Early 1900's
Subject:Chief Tecopa - center. The men with him are thought to be Harsha White - left and Joseph Yount.
Source: University of Nevada at Las Vegas - Dickinson Library Special Collections