Monterey in Monterey County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Home of Juan Bautista Alvarado
State Registered Landmark No. 348
Erected 1949 by California Centennials Commission, Monterey Parlor No. 75, N.S.G.W. (Marker Number 348.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 36° 35.87′ N, 121° 53.707′ W. Marker is in Monterey, California, in Monterey County. Marker is at the intersection of Jefferson Street and Alvarado Street on Jefferson Street. Touch for map. The following streets converge at this intersection: Jefferson, Munras, Polk, Pearl and Alvarado. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 Jefferson Street, Monterey CA 93940, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cooper-Molera Adobe (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Simoneau’s Restaurant (within shouting distance of this marker); Casa Amesti (within shouting distance of this marker); 19th Century Sailing Ship's Anchor Jules Simoneau Plaza (within shouting distance of this marker); Larkin House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Quarters of General William Tecumseh Sherman (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Larkin House (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monterey.
More about this marker. Marker is mounted on the southwest corner of building located on this site.
Regarding Home of Juan Bautista Alvarado. This site was designated as California Registered Historical Landmark No.348 on August 8, 1939.
Also see . . . Juan Bautista Alvarado. Governor of California from 1836 to 1842. He was a leader in the revolt against Mexican authority in California. (Submitted on December 2, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Categories. • Government • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2009, by I.G.V.Atajar of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 2,919 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 1, 2009, by I.G.V.Atajar of San Jose, California. 3, 4. submitted on December 2, 2009. 5, 6. submitted on March 28, 2015, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.