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Coronado in San Diego County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Christmas Tree

Hotel del Coronado

 
 
Christmas Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 14, 2009
1. Christmas Tree Marker
Inscription. Here stands the world's first electrically-lighted outdoor Christmas tree, unveiled at the Hotel del Coronado on December 24, 1904
 
Location. 32° 40.884′ N, 117° 10.656′ W. Marker is in Coronado, California, in San Diego County. Marker can be reached from Orange Avenue. Click for map. Marker and tree are located on the grounds of the Hotel del Coronado. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1500 Orange Avenue, Coronado CA 92118, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hotel del Coronado (within shouting distance of this marker); Dragon Tree (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Star Park (approx. mile away); First Military Flying School (approx. one mile away); San Diego Bay (approx. 1.9 miles away); Downtown San Diego (approx. 1.9 miles away); Balboa Park (approx. 1.9 miles away); La Punta De Los Muertos (approx. 2.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Coronado.
 
Categories. Horticulture & Forestry
 
Christmas Tree image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 14, 2009
2. Christmas Tree
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 367 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
 
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