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Sonoma Valley Women’s Club

 
 
Sonoma Valley Women’s Club Marker image. Click for full size.
By James King, November 13, 2014
1. Sonoma Valley Women’s Club Marker
Inscription.
Sonoma Valley Women’s Club was founded September 21, 1901 by eleven local women led by Martha Stearns.
In 1911 the lot at 574-First Street East was purchased by S.V.W.C. from Katherine Poppe on which their club house was to be built. Funds for the new clubhouse were raised with the assistance of Sonoma Parlor No. 111, Native Sons of the Golden West. The first meeting was held in the new club house on September 15, 1916.

 
Erected 2001 by Native Sons of the Golden West, William E. Hargis, Grand President.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 38° 17.429′ N, 122° 27.412′ W. Marker is in Sonoma, California, in Sonoma County. Marker is on 1st Street East, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. This location is south of the Sonoma Plaza park and three doors from Patten Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 574 1st Street East, Sonoma CA 95476, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nash-Patton Adobe (a few steps from this marker); Duhring Building – 1891 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Poppe-Parmelee Building
Sonoma Valley Women’s Club image. Click for full size.
By James King, November 13, 2014
2. Sonoma Valley Women’s Club
The marker is visible to the left of the banner
(about 700 feet away); Site of Union Hotel and Union Hall (about 700 feet away); The Sonoma Index-Tribune (approx. 0.2 miles away); Raising of the Bear Flag Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Vasquez House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Blue Wing Inn (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Sonoma.
 
More about this marker. The marker is on the front of the house under the porch.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by James King of San Miguel, California. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. 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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