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

Guajome Ranch House

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, March 30, 2015
1. Guajome Ranch House Marker
Inscription.
Has been designated a
National
Historic Landmark

This site possesses national significance
in commemoration the history of the
United States of America

 
Erected 1970 by National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior.
 
Location. 33° 13.993′ N, 117° 15.222′ W. Marker is in Vista, California, in San Diego County. Marker can be reached from North Santa Fe Avenue. Click for map. Marker is on the south side of the storage shed. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2210 North Santa Fe Avenue, Vista CA 92083, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mission San Luís Rey de Francia (approx. 3.8 miles away); Walled Garden (approx. 3.9 miles away); El Camino Real Bell (approx. 6.9 miles away); Agua Hedionda Lagoon (approx. 7.2 miles away); Welcome to Agua Hedionda (approx. 7.2 miles away); Santa Margarita Ranch (approx. 7.2 miles away); Carlsbad Santa Fe Depot (approx. 7.5 miles away); Capt. John A. Frazier (approx. 7.6 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Welcome to Rancho Guajome Adobe. Rancho Guajome hacienda depicts a unique example
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By Bill Kirchner, March 30, 2015
2. Guajome Ranch House Marker
of Anglo-Hispanic architecture built on an original Mexican land grant. Distinguished as a National Historic Landmark for its contribution to our nation's history, the rambling twenty-room adobe ranch house, built with huge profits from the cattle boom of the 1850's, bustled in its heyday with extravagant fiestas, lively rodeos, and constant visitors. Noted author Helen Hunt Jackson stayed at Guajome while she gathered material for her famous novel Ramona....
(Submitted on April 17, 2015.) 
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Guajome Ranch House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 30, 2015
3. Guajome Ranch House Marker
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By Bill Kirchner, March 30, 2015
4. Guajome Ranch House
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By Bill Kirchner, March 30, 2015
5. Guajome Ranch
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By Bill Kirchner, March 30, 2015
6. Guajome Ranch
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 258 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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