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Rodriguez – Osio Adobe

 
 
Rodriguez – Osio Adobe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 25, 2013
1. Rodriguez – Osio Adobe Marker
Inscription. Finished in 1849 by Jacinto Rodriguez, member of California’s First Contitutional Convention. Later residence of Antonio Osio, Collector of the Port of Monterey under Governor Alvarado.
 
Erected by Monterey History & Art Association.
 
Location. 36° 36.016′ N, 121° 53.661′ W. Marker is in Monterey, California, in Monterey County. Marker is at the intersection of Alvarado Street and Franklin Street, on the left when traveling north on Alvarado Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 380 Alvarado Street, Monterey CA 93940, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Casa Sanchez (within shouting distance of this marker); Golden State Theatre (within shouting distance of this marker); Merritt House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Casa Bonifacio (about 400 feet away); Casa Serrano (about 500 feet away); Captain Don Gaspar de Portola (about 500 feet away); The Estrada Adobe (about 600 feet away); Monterey's Commercial Fishing Fleet (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Monterey.
 
Also see . . .  Osio Adobe - Historic Monterey. This charming adobe is one of the few
Rodriguez – Osio Adobe and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 25, 2013
2. Rodriguez – Osio Adobe and Marker
left standing directly on Alvarado Street, and it has gone through many incarnations to reach the 21st century: the Osio-Rodriguez Adobe, the Jacinto Rodriguez Adobe, the Monterey Peninsula Chamber of Commerce/Visitors & Convention Bureau...
(Submitted on February 24, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
The Rodreiguez – Osio Adobe image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 12, 2013
3. The Rodreiguez – Osio Adobe
Restoration plaque for the Rodriguez – Osio Adobe image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 12, 2013
4. Restoration plaque for the Rodriguez – Osio Adobe
Built in 1849. Purchased and restored in 1976 by the City of Monterey

Peter J. Coniglio, Mayor
Councilmen
John M. Brouldry • Gerald T. Fry • Charles H. Page • Louis R. Rudolph
John H. Mail, City Manager
Gary A. Chalursky, Project Director
Francis Palms, Architect
Geyer Construction, Contractor
Rodriguez – Osio Adobe image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, February 12, 2013
5. Rodriguez – Osio Adobe
The Restoration Dedication plaque is seen mounted at the base of the front wall.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 242 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.   3, 4, 5. 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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