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Sacramento in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Pioneer Camellia Grove

 
 
Pioneer Camellia Grove Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, December 28, 2008
1. Pioneer Camellia Grove Marker
Inscription. Established as a living memorial to the early builders of California in recognition of their courage, determination & contribution toward progress in the community & our golden state.
 
Erected 1953 by Sacramento County Parlors of the Native Sons and Daughters of the Golden West, June 7, 1953.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 38° 34.609′ N, 121° 29.48′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Click for map. Marker is located on the grounds of the California State Capital Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10th and L Streets, Sacramento CA 95814, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Father Junipero Serra (a few steps from this marker); El Camino Real Bell (a few steps from this marker); Thomas Starr King (within shouting distance of this marker); The Civil War Memorial Grove (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Symbol Yields To Time (within shouting distance of this marker); Liberty Bell Replica
Pioneer Camellia Grove and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, December 28, 2008
2. Pioneer Camellia Grove and Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); USS California Bell Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kenneth L. Maddy (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Sacramento.
 
Also see . . .  The Pioneer Camellia Grove. (Submitted on December 29, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
 
Additional comments.
1. The Camellia
The Camellia has been designated as the official flower of the City of Sacramento. For additional information see the New England Feed Store marker located in Old Sacramento
http://www.hmdb.org/Marker.asp?Marker=11193
    — Submitted December 29, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.

 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,106 times since then and 86 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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