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Jolon in Monterey County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

The Hacienda

Milpitas Ranch House

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, March 20, 2013
1. The Hacienda Marker
Inscription.
Designed by
Julia Morgan, Architect
For
William Randolph Hearst
Completed 1950
Placed on the
National Register
Of
Historic Places
December 2, 1977

 
Location. 36° 0.607′ N, 121° 14.546′ W. Marker is in Jolon, California, in Monterey County. Marker can be reached from Infantry Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. This marker is located on the Fort Hunter Liggett Military Base. Marker is in this post office area: Jolon CA 93928, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. De Anza Expedition 1775 - 1776 (approx. half a mile away); First Marriage in California (approx. half a mile away); Dutton Hotel (approx. 4.5 miles away); Jose Mario Gil Adobe (approx. 4.6 miles away); Jolon (approx. 4.7 miles away); Lockwood (approx. 10.3 miles away); Manchester (approx. 12.2 miles away); Mission San Antonio de Padua (approx. 13.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jolon.
 
Also see . . .  The Hacienda (Milpitas Ranchhouse) - Wikipwdia. On top of the old Rancho Milpitas main ranch house site, at the edge of a small bluff less than a mile from and overlooking the old mission,
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By Barry Swackhamer, March 20, 2013
2. The Hacienda Marker
Hearst hired Morgan to build a new ranch headquarters. Construction on the Mission Revival-styled building complex began in 1929, using poured concrete instead of adobe.[6] A smoothly domed north tower was built in Moorish Revival style above the main living quarters.
(Submitted on April 12, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
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11. The Hacienda Lobby
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12. The Hacienda
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 236 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12. 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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