Murphys in Calaveras County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Jones Apothecary – Cheap Cash Store
Plaque erected by Chispa Parlor No. 139, NSGW. Dedicated on March 13, 1993, by the Native Sons of the Golden West. Harly M. Harty, Grand President
Erected 1993 by Chispa Parlor No. 139, Native Sons of the Golden West.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 38° 8.27′ N, 120° 27.892′ W. Marker is in Murphys, California, in Calaveras County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Algiers, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 432 Main Street, Murphys CA 95247, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this Murphys Hotel (a few steps from this marker); Old Sperry Hotel (a few steps from this marker); Peter L. Traver Building (a few steps from this marker); Thompson Building (a few steps from this marker); The Old Fisk Building (within shouting distance of this marker); E Clampus Vitus (within shouting distance of this marker); Maj. James D. Savage (within shouting distance of this marker); John Murphy (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Murphys.
More about this marker. Marker is to the left of the front door.
Regarding Jones Apothecary – Cheap Cash Store. The building is currently an art gallery.
Also see . . .
1. Sierra Nevada Adventure Company's History of their General Store. Although the history is primarily for a different building within Murphys, this page contains information on the Stephens Brothers and John Hauselt. (Submitted on February 11, 2009.)
2. Murphys Town History. A short history of the town, including a description of the 1859 fire mentioned on the marker. (Submitted on February 11, 2009.)
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