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Oroville in Butte County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

First Liberty Pole In The West

 
 
Original Site First Liberty Pole Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 7, 2013
1. Original Site First Liberty Pole Marker
Inscription.
Original Site
First Liberty Pole
In The West

1857
Bicentennial Replica Dedicated
200th Anniversary of Old
Glory, June 14, 1977.
Oroville Heritage Council
(Seal of the American Revolution Bicentennial 1776-1976)

 
Erected 1977 by Oroville Heritage Council.
 
Location. 39° 30.829′ N, 121° 33.391′ W. Marker is in Oroville, California, in Butte County. Marker is at the intersection of Montgomery Street and Huntoon Street, on the left when traveling east on Montgomery Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1900 Montgomery, Oroville CA 95965, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Pharmacy (within shouting distance of this marker); The American (within shouting distance of this marker); First Banking Institution in Ophir (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of First Oroville Bank (about 300 feet away); Site of Boehme & Heep Saloon (about 400 feet away); Edison Building (about 500 feet away); Butte County Court House at Oroville (about 500 feet away); Oroville Municipal Airport (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Oroville.
 
Categories. Patriots & Patriotism
 
First Liberty Pole In The West Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 7, 2013
2. First Liberty Pole In The West Marker
The marker is to the right of the Liberty Pole.
Replica Liberty Pole image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 7, 2013
3. Replica Liberty Pole
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 387 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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