Napa in Napa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Dave Cavagnaro Circus Plaza
He was a native Californian of Italian heritage who came to Napa in 1884, where he grew up to be a leader of the Italian community of Napa.
Erected 1981 by Sam Brannan Chapter 1004, E Clampus Vitus and the Napa County Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 38° 17.781′ N, 122° 16.681′ W. Marker is in Napa, California, in Napa County. Marker can be reached from Third Street. Click for map. The marker is located on the grounds of the Napa Town & Country Fairgrounds, and is mounted in concrete at the base of a flagpole across from the Bingo Hall at the entrance to the Carnival Area. Marker is at or near this postal address: 575 Third Street, Napa CA 94559, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Napa River (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lieutenant William W. Murphy (approx. ¼ mile away); Ars Longa Vita Brevis Hatt Building 1893 (approx. ¼ mile away); Napa: A River Landing Town (approx. ¼ mile away); Hay Barn 1959 (approx. ¼ mile away); Silo Building 1932 (approx. ¼ mile away); Banner Warehouse 1862 (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Napa.
1. Additional Information Regarding the Marker Dedication
Dave Means was Noble Grand Humbug when this plaque was dedicated. Plaque wording by Edward D. Hawkins.
— Submitted April 16, 2012, by Loren Wilson of Sebastopol, California.
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