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Redwood City in San Mateo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

California Square

 
 
California Square Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 2, 2013
1. California Square Marker
Inscription. This was a public plaza in the Mezesville townsite, and was a park until 1959 when it was given to San Mateo County for a Hall of Justice and Records.
 
Erected 1967 by Native Daughters of the Golden West, Bonita Parlor No. 10 & Native Sons of the Golden West, Redwood Parlor No. 66.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 37° 29.257′ N, 122° 13.825′ W. Marker is in Redwood City, California, in San Mateo County. Marker is at the intersection of Marshall Street and Hamilton Street, on the left when traveling east on Marshall Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 499 Marshall Street, Redwood City CA 94063, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named California Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Lathrop House (within shouting distance of this marker); Lathrop-Connor-Mansfield House (within shouting distance of this marker); "Old" San Mateo County Courthouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named
California Square Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 2, 2013
2. California Square Marker
This marker is on the building to the right of the "one way" street sign.
Old San Mateo County Courthouse (about 500 feet away); Fox Theater (about 500 feet away); New Sequoia/Fox Theatre (about 500 feet away); Former Site of Sequoia High School (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Redwood City.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 275 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. 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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