The New International Encyclopædia/Austin (Nevada)
AUSTIN. The county-seat of Lander County, Nev., about 140 miles east by north of Carson City; on the Nevada Central Railroad (Map: Nevada, E 2). It has an elevated location on the slope of the Toyabe Range, and is the centre of a productive mining region. Population, in 1890, 1215; in 1900, not given.