Hollister in San Benito County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Site of San Justo Ranch Home
Colonel W.W. Hollister
this city was named
at its founding in 1868
Marker placed by San Benito County Historical Society
Copa de Oro Parlor, Native Daughters of the Golden West
Erected 1965 by Copa de Oro Parlor, Native Daughters of the Golden West.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 36° 51.161′ N, 121° 24.283′ W. Marker is in Hollister, California, in San Benito County. Marker is on 4th Street west of Monterey Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hollister CA 95023, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Clyde "Wino Willie" Forkner, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); State Theatre (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hollister Train Service (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cottage Corners (approx. 1.2 miles away); Site of the Tres Pinos Hotel (approx. 6.3 miles away); 19th Hole Rendevous Vineyard School (approx. 6.6 miles away); El Camino Real (approx. 7.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hollister.
Also see . . . San Benito County History Society. The history section of website provides a history of Hollister. (Submitted on January 29, 2010.)
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