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Home of Juan Bautista Alvarado

State Registered Landmark No. 348

 
 
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By I.G.V.Atajar, June 24, 2009
1. Home of Juan Bautista Alvarado Marker
Inscription. Native of Monterey, Governor of California under Mexican rule December 20,1836 - December 20,1842. During his administration the increasing influx of Americans, and the Russian settlement at Fort Ross, began to be regarded as serious problems. Russians withdrew in 1841.
 
Erected 1949 by California Centennials Commission, Monterey Parlor No. 75, N.S.G.W. (Marker Number 348.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Historical Landmarks, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 36° 35.87′ N, 121° 53.707′ W. Marker is in Monterey, California, in Monterey County. Marker is at the intersection of Jefferson Street and Alvarado Street on Jefferson Street. Click for map. The following streets converge at this intersection: Jefferson, Munras, Polk, Pearl and Alvarado. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Jefferson Street, Monterey CA 93940, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cooper-Molera Adobe (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Simoneauís Restaurant (within shouting distance of this marker); Casa Amesti (within shouting distance of this marker); 19th Century Sailing Ship's Anchor
Site of Juan Bautista Alvarado House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By I.G.V.Atajar, June 24, 2009
2. Site of Juan Bautista Alvarado House and Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Jules Simoneau Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); Larkin House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Quarters of General William Tecumseh Sherman (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Larkin House (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Monterey.
 
More about this marker. Marker is mounted on the southwest corner of building located on this site.
 
Regarding Home of Juan Bautista Alvarado. This site was designated as California Registered Historical Landmark No.348 on August 8, 1939.
 
Also see . . .  Juan Bautista Alvarado. Governor of California from 1836 to 1842. He was a leader in the revolt against Mexican authority in California. (Submitted on December 2, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.) 
 
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Wikipedia
3. Juan Bautista Alvarado
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By Pacific Novelty Co. San Francisco-Los Angeles
4. Home of Juan Alvarado
California's First Governor - 1836
Home of Juan Bautista Alvarado Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, March 7, 2015
5. Home of Juan Bautista Alvarado Marker
Home of Juan Bautista Alvarado image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, March 7, 2015
6. Home of Juan Bautista Alvarado
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by I.G.V.Atajar of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 2,633 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by I.G.V.Atajar of San Jose, California.   3, 4. submitted on .   5, 6. submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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