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Coloma in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Schulze House

 
 
Schulze House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, March 17, 2009
1. Schulze House Marker
Inscription. This house was built in 1916 by Charles Schulze for his daughter Daisy, who visited Coloma occasionally. Schulze had been a miner, blacksmith, teamster and mason. In 1886 he fell heir to the Sierra Nevada House and became a hotelkeeper. He died in 1921. After Daisy Schulzeís death, this house was used as a residence by her heirs.
 
Erected by Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park.
 
Location. 38° 48.011′ N, 120° 53.436′ W. Marker is in Coloma, California, in El Dorado County. Marker is on Highway 49 (Main Street), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located within the boundaries of the Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 331 Highway 49, Coloma CA 95613, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Beer Garden (a few steps from this marker); Wintersí Hotel (a few steps from this marker); Wintermantelís Minerís Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Monroe House (within shouting distance of this marker); Colomaís Law Offices (within shouting distance of this marker);
Schulze House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, March 17, 2009
2. Schulze House and Marker
Metropolitan Saloon and Bowling Alley (within shouting distance of this marker); Coloma Breweries (within shouting distance of this marker); Weller House (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Coloma.
 
Regarding Schulze House. This is now the site of The Argonaut Sandwich Shop.
 
Also see . . .
1. Gold Rush Ghosts, by Nancy Bradley. As in most mining towns of the Mother Lode, not all residents are current day folks. Here you can read about several “residents” that remain here from days gone by. Scroll to the bottom of this page and youíll learn about the ones that are known to be at the Schulze House. (Submitted on March 18, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.) 

2. Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park Site Map. Mapping locations of historic sites and buildings in Coloma. (Submitted on March 18, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.) 
 
Categories. 20th CenturyNotable BuildingsNotable PlacesSettlements & Settlers
 
Sierra Nevada House image. Click for more information.
By Syd Whittle, October 7, 2008
3. Sierra Nevada House
Site of the Sierra Nevada House mentioned in marker text.

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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 940 times since then and 95 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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