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Ferndale in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Ferndale Palace Saloon

 
 
Ferndale Palace Saloon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 28, 2013
1. Ferndale Palace Saloon Marker
"Farthest westernly bar in the continental United States"? No.
Inscription. Circa 1890. Furthest westernly bar in the continental United States.

Dedicated February 13, 1993 by the Native Sons of the Golden West.
Harley M. Harty, Grand President
In memory of Joseph G. Oeschger PGP
 
Erected 1993 by Native Sons of the Golden West.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 40° 34.57′ N, 124° 15.865′ W. Marker is in Ferndale, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is on Main Street south of Brown Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 353 Main Street, Ferndale CA 95536, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Our Centennial (a few steps from this marker); Ferndale Meat Market (within shouting distance of this marker); Hotel Ivanhoe (within shouting distance of this marker); "Poppa Joe's" (within shouting distance of this marker); "The Victorian Inn" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); "The Danish Hall" (about 300 feet away); Danish Hall (about 300 feet away); Blackburn Law Office (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Ferndale.
 
Also see . . .  Ferndale Museum - Main Street Walk
300 Block of Main Street, Looking North, Post-1906 Earthquake image. Click for full size.
By Ray Jerome Baker, April,1906
2. 300 Block of Main Street, Looking North, Post-1906 Earthquake
The April 18, 1906 earthquake best known for devastating San Francisco also heavily damaged numerous towns and cities up and down the California coast, including Ferndale. This view, looking north up Main Street, shows (on the left) the Taylor Building (327 Main), The Brick Store (339 Main), and the Palace Saloon (353 Main, also known as the M.H. Donnelly Building). (Image courtesy of Humboldt Room Photographic Collections, Humboldt State University)
. The Ferndale Museum presents a historical walking tour of the buildings along Main Street. (Submitted on May 11, 2013.) 
 
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Ferndale Palace Saloon - Above the Door image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 28, 2013
3. Ferndale Palace Saloon - Above the Door
Ferndale Palace Saloon and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 28, 2013
4. Ferndale Palace Saloon and Marker
Ferndale Palace Saloon image. Click for full size.
By James King, February 8, 2014
5. Ferndale Palace Saloon
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 432 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.   5. submitted on , by James King of San Miguel, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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