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

Buena Park Woman's Clubhouse

 
 
Buena Park Woman's Clubhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, May 31, 2008
1. Buena Park Woman's Clubhouse Marker
Inscription. Since its establshment in a newly created Orange County (1889), the Buena Park Woman's Club has influenced the civic life of its community. The club helped establish a volunteer fire department in 1915, a library district in 1919, and the town's first electric street lights in 1910. This Spanish Revival clubhouse was built in 1931 with funds raised by members. From that time, it has served as a local social and cultural center.
 
Erected 1994 by Orange County Board of Supervisors and Orange County Historical Commission. (Marker Number 43.)
 
Location. 33° 51.778′ N, 117° 59.904′ W. Marker is in Buena Park, California, in Orange County. Marker is at the intersection of Beach Boulevard and 11th Street, on the right when traveling south on Beach Boulevard. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6711 Beach Boulevard, Buena Park CA 90621, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Lily Creamery (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Knotts Berry Farm (approx. 1.3 miles away); Cerritos Air Disaster Memorial (approx. 3.9 miles away); West Coyote Field, The La Habra Research Laboratory
Buena Park Woman's Club image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, May 31, 2008
2. Buena Park Woman's Club
Marker is mounted on the front of the building to the left of the entrance door.
(approx. 4.1 miles away); Loara School Bell (approx. 4.2 miles away); Mother Colony House (approx. 4.4 miles away); a different marker also named Mother Colony House (approx. 4.4 miles away); Site of San Pedro Gate (approx. 4.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Buena Park.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 436 times since then and 6 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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