Novato in Marin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The mansion and ranch remained in the Burdell family until 1943, when it was sold to Court Harrington. Several changes of ownership followed during the next 25 years.
An electric fire severely damaged the building at 5:00 A.M. on February 2, 1969.
Location. 38° 9.153′ N, 122° 34.277′ W. Marker is in Novato, California, in Marin County. Marker can be reached from Lichenberg Fire Road. Click for map. Marker and site are located on the grounds of the Olomali State Historic Park, a short walk from the parking area. Olomali State Historic Park may only be entered from southbound State Highway 101 and is 3.5 miles north of Novato. Marker is in this post office area: Novato CA 94948, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers Galen and Mary Burdell (here, next to this marker); Burrell Mansion (here, next to this marker); Camilo Ynitia’s Adobe (a few steps from this marker); Burdell Frame House (within shouting distance of this marker); Rancho Olompali (within shouting distance of this marker); Setting for a Colorful Past (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Novato's First Railroad Station (approx. 3.2 miles away); Old Novato City Hall (approx. 3.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Novato.
Regarding Burdell Mansion. Also see: Galen and Mary Burdell marker and the Camilo Ynitia Adobe marker for more information
Also see . . . Marine County: Olompali Rancho. (Submitted on October 6, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
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