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Weaverville in Trinity County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Lee Family Ranch House

 
 
Lee Family Ranch House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 2, 2012
1. Lee Family Ranch House Marker
Inscription. This house built in 1917 by family members on land purchased from Mrs. J. Putnam is located adjacent to the 32 acre Lorenz Ranch farmed by the Lee family since 1906. Acquired from the Lee family in 1989 by Trinity County.
 
Erected 1993 by Soroptimist International of Trinity County and E Clampus Vitus, Trinitarianus Chapter No. 62,.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 40° 43.769′ N, 122° 56.429′ W. Marker is in Weaverville, California, in Trinity County. Marker can be reached from Lorenz Road north of Bremer Street, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 115 Lorenz Road, Weaverville CA 96093, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Paymaster Mine Stampmill (within shouting distance of this marker); Trinity Congregational Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joss House (about 800 feet away); Won Lim Miao (about 800 feet away); Old Section (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pacific Brewery
Lee Family Ranch House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 2, 2012
2. Lee Family Ranch House Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Weaverville Chinatown (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cameron Building Site (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Weaverville.
 
Regarding Lee Family Ranch House. This building is now the home of the Lee's Ranch House Folk Arts Visitor Center.
 
Also see . . .  Moon Lim Lee's Legacy - Enjoy Magazine. Moon Lim Lee’s “get the job done” approach is the reason the Weaverville Joss House is a state historic park. It is the oldest still-in-use Chinese temple in California. (Submitted on June 9, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
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Lee Family Ranch House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 2, 2012
3. Lee Family Ranch House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 480 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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