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

Talbert Home

 
 
Talbert Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Greg Ullman, May 22, 2012
1. Talbert Home Marker
Inscription. Sam and Hattie Talbert came here in 1897. He built a river levee and huge ditches so that the land would drain to permit regular farming.
 
Erected 1976 by Fountain Valley Historical Society. (Marker Number 10.)
 
Location. 33° 42.029′ N, 117° 57.785′ W. Marker is in Fountain Valley, California, in Orange County. Marker is on Bushard Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fountain Valley CA 92708, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "All Saints Anglican Church" (a few steps from this marker); Blacksmith Shops (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Buddhist Church (about 400 feet away); Original Circus Site / First Post Office / Country Stores (about 400 feet away); Talbert Drainage District (about 500 feet away); First City Hall / First School (about 500 feet away); School Bell (about 700 feet away); Wardlow Home / Red Car (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fountain Valley.
 
Categories. AgricultureEnvironmentSettlements & Settlers
 
View of Talbert Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Greg Ullman, September 17, 2012
2. View of Talbert Home Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Greg Ullman of Fountain Valley, California. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Greg Ullman of Fountain Valley, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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