Coloma in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Chinese Miners of the Mother Lode
This plaque dedicated to the memory of the diligent Chinese miners of the gold days.
Erected 1960 by James W. Marshall Chapter No.49, E Clampus Vitus on January 23, 1960.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Natural Resources • Notable Buildings • Notable Events • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list.
Location. 38° 48.087′ N, 120° 53.572′ W. Marker is in Coloma, California, in El Dorado County. Marker can be reached from State Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Coloma CA 95613, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James W. Marshall (here, next to this marker); Chinese Stores (here, next to this marker); Mormon Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Sutter Mill Replica (within shouting distance of this marker); Miner’s Cabin (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Coloma Road (about 300 feet away); Sutter Mill Timbers (about 300 feet away); James Wilson Marshall (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Coloma.
Regarding Chinese Miners of the Mother Lode. Also see: All other Coloma markers for additional information.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2018. It was originally submitted on October 7, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 2,243 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on October 8, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.