Los Angeles in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Wounded Deer Springs
Erected 1976 by Sons of the American Colonists. (Marker Number 522.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Gaspar de Portolá Expedition marker series.
Location. 34° 2.702′ N, 118° 27.465′ W. Marker is in Los Angeles, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from Barrington Boulevard 0.3 miles south of Wilshire Boulevard, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The springs are on the grounds of University High School. Open on the first Saturday of the month, 10-3. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1439 Barrington Boulevard, Los Angeles CA 90025, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Address by President Lincoln (approx. 1.2 miles away); Douglas DC-3 Rapp's Saloon (approx. 3.1 miles away); Will Rogers Highway (approx. 3.2 miles away); Shotgun House (approx. 3.3 miles away); The Santa Monica Pier Carousel (approx. 3.3 miles away); Santa Monica Pier (approx. 3.3 miles away); Ocean Park Branch Library (approx. 3.3 miles away).
Regarding Tongva Springs. Also called Kuruvungna Springs by the Tongva themselves.
This is California Historic Landmark No. 522, “Serra Springs”.
The foundation holds an annual "Life Before Columbus" festival each October.
Also see . . . Gabrielino Tongva Springs Foundation. (Submitted on May 25, 2014, by Larry A. Taylor of Los Angeles, California.)
Categories. • Exploration • Native Americans • Paleontology •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2014, by Larry A. Taylor of Los Angeles, California. This page has been viewed 618 times since then and 67 times this year. Last updated on August 20, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 20, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. 4. submitted on May 25, 2014, by Larry A. Taylor of Los Angeles, California. 5. submitted on October 14, 2014, by Larry A. Taylor of Los Angeles, California. 6, 7. submitted on May 25, 2014, by Larry A. Taylor of Los Angeles, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.