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

Carlo Andrea Dondero

 
 
Carlo Andrea Dondero Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 13, 2010
1. Carlo Andrea Dondero Marker
Inscription.
Discoverer and Founder
of the
California Carrara Marble Quarry
Located 3.49 miles southwest of this location on Sutter Creek Volcano Road several hundred feet above the river. This quarry produced high quality marble used in the construction of Stanford University as well as many of San Francisco’s civic buildings including City Hall.
 
Location. 38° 26.53′ N, 120° 37.87′ W. Marker is in Volcano, California, in Amador County. Marker can be reached from Main Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located at the Soldiers Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Volcano CA 95689, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldier Gulch (within shouting distance of this marker); Volcano (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Volcano (within shouting distance of this marker); Moose Milk (within shouting distance of this marker); Astronomical Observatory (within shouting distance of this marker); St. George Hotel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Union Hotel (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Volcano.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyNotable Persons
 
Carlo Andrea Dondero Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 13, 2010
2. Carlo Andrea Dondero Marker
Close Up of Photo Displayed on Marker image. Click for full size.
3. Close Up of Photo Displayed on Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,104 times since then and 7 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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