Auburn in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 2012 by Lord Sholto Douglas Chapter #3 E Clampus Vitus.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, World II E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1942.
Location. 38° 53.481′ N, 121° 4.363′ W. Marker is in Auburn, California, in Placer County. Marker can be reached from Fairgate Road east of Auburn/Folsom Road. Marker is located inside the Gold Country Fairgrounds. It is in front of the museum near the Sierra Building. The parking lot for the fairgrounds is located at 209 Fairgate Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Auburn CA 95603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Placer County Museum (here, next to this marker); Location of Camp Flint (here, next to this marker); Travelers’ Rest (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gietzen Fire Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gold Bug Stamp Mill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Chinese Houses (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Historic Cooper Amphitheater (approx. 0.3 miles away); Western States Endurance Run Finish Line (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Auburn.
Also see . . . DeWitt General Hospital. A detailed history of DeWitt General Hospital. (Submitted on February 12, 2017.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 12, 2017, by Frank Gunshow Sanchez of Hollister, California. This page has been viewed 1,274 times since then and 184 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 12, 2017, by Frank Gunshow Sanchez of Hollister, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.