Near Tiburon in Marin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Protecting the Public Health
Location. 37° 51.99′ N, 122° 26.305′ W. Marker is near Tiburon, California, in Marin County. Marker is on Perimeter Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Perimeter Road is a 5 mile, mostly paved, walking/bicycle path that goes around Angel Island. Angel Island State Park is accessed by ferry from Tiburon or San Francisco. Marker is in this post office area: Belvedere Tiburon CA 94920, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Angel Island (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ayala Cove (approx. ¼ mile away); Caring for Soldiers (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Army Moves In Defending the Bay (approx. 0.7 miles away); Honoring the Contributions of Chinese Immigrants (approx. ¾ mile away); Dr. Lyford's Stone Tower (approx. ¾ mile away); The Post Expands (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tiburon.
Also see . . . Quarantine Station - Angel Island Conservancy. The first ship to have her passengers quarantined on the island was the steamship China on April 27, 1891: there was smallpox on board. (Submitted on October 12, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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