Near San Bernardino in San Bernardino County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Sydney P. Waite
came over this trail
helped erect this
Erected 1912. (Marker Number 578.)
Location. 34° 18.212′ N, 117° 27.997′ W. Marker is near San Bernardino, California, in San Bernardino County. Touch for map. Marker is located approximately 500 feet south of southbound Interstate 15 (I-15) at the Elsie Arey May Nature Center. Marker is in this post office area: Phelan CA 92371, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mormon Pioneer Trail (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Santa Fe and Salt Lake Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Blue Cut (approx. 2.6 miles away); Mormon Trail Monument (approx. 4.8 miles away); Lytle Creek Canyon (approx. 4.9 miles away); Sycamore Grove (approx. 7.3 miles away); Sanford Cutoff (approx. 7˝ miles away); Pioneer Women (approx. 7.6 miles away).
Regarding Stoddard-Waite Monument. This monument marks the western extension of the Santa Fe Trail traveled by Sheldon Stoddard and Sydney P. Waite in 1849. SOURCE: California Historical Landmarks, California State Parks
Also see . . . Stoddard and Waite. Los Angeles Daily News June 24, 2013 article â€ś100 Years Laterâ€ť about the re-dedication, and history, of the marker. (Submitted on June 25, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.)
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