“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Garden Grove in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)

Stanley House Museum

Built 1891

Stanley House Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, May 11, 2008
1. Stanley House Museum Marker
Inscription. This two-acre site is dedicated to preserving a visible link to early Garden Grove. Edward G. Ware settled here in 1876 becoming a prominent rancher. His daughter L. Agnes Ware Stanley, was an early school teacher. Deeded in 1970 to the Garden Grove Historical Society by the Stanley Family.
Erected 1976 by Orange County Board of Supervisors and Orange County Historic Commission. (Marker Number 13.)
Location. 33° 47.115′ N, 117° 56.434′ W. Marker is in Garden Grove, California, in Orange County. Marker is on South Euclid Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located in Heritage Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12174 South Euclid Street, Garden Grove CA 92840, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. “Big Red Cars” (approx. 1.4 miles away but has been reported missing); The Pelton Wheel (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Steam Donkey (approx. 1.9 miles away); Kate and Ella 1895 (approx. 2.1 miles away); McCoy-Hare House (approx. 2.8 miles away); Warne Family House (approx. 2.8 miles away); Midway City Women's Clubhouse (approx. 2.9 miles away); Warne Family Barn (approx. 2.9 miles away).
Also see . . .
Stanley House Museum image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, May 11, 2008
2. Stanley House Museum
Marker is mounted on a concrete base and is located at the far right in front of the white picket fence.

1. The Stanley-Ware House. The City of Garden Grove website. (Submitted on December 1, 2011.) 

2. The Garden Grove Historical Society - Stanley Ranch Museum. The historical society's website offers links to the Stanley-Ware House and other buildings located at this historical park. (Submitted on December 1, 2011.) 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable PersonsSettlements & Settlers
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 543 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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