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Placentia in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Bradford House

 
 
Bradford House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, June 22, 2008
1. Bradford House Marker
Inscription. This is the home of Albert Sumner Bradford, built in 1902 on his Tesoro Rancho. Bradford founded the town of Placentia, helped to bring the railroad, and was president of the Chamber of Commerce from its beginning to his death in 1933. He organized the Placentia National Bank and the Bradford Packinghouse.
 
Erected 1978 by Orange County Board of Supervisors and Orange County Historical Commission. (Marker Number 22.)
 
Location. 33° 53.324′ N, 117° 51.866′ W. Marker is in Placentia, California, in Orange County. Marker is on East Palm Circle, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker located in Bradford Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 136 East Palm Circle, Placentia CA 92870, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Macadamia Tree (approx. 0.6 miles away); Birthplace of Richard Milhous Nixon (approx. 2.6 miles away); Richard Nixon Birthplace (approx. 2.7 miles away); Olinda (approx. 3 miles away); Olinda Oil Museum and Trail (approx. 3 miles away); Fullerton College (approx. 3.2 miles away); Old Santa Ana (approx. 3.7 miles away); Anaheim Cemetery (approx. 3.8 miles away but has been reported missing).
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Bradford House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, June 22, 2008
2. Bradford House and Marker
Marker is visible to the right of the front steps.
National Register Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, June 22, 2008
3. National Register Plaque
Bradford House Built 1902 has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 430 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.   3. submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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