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Shafter in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

The Green Hotel

Shafter's First Commercial Building

 
 
The Green Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, June 2, 2010
1. The Green Hotel Marker
Inscription.  
Built in 1913 by Kern County Land Company
to accommodate prospective land buyers for the settlement of Shafter
Listed 1989 National Register of Historic Places
Supported by California Office of Historic Preservation Grants
Restored 1989 by Green Hotel Restoration Committee

 
Erected 1989 by Shafter Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceNotable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1913.
 
Location. 35° 30.103′ N, 119° 16.508′ W. Marker is in Shafter, California, in Kern County. Marker is on James Street north of Pacific Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 530 James Street, Shafter CA 93263, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Shafter Depot (approx. 0.3 miles away); Shafter Cotton Research Station (approx. 2.1 miles away); Site of Gossamer Condor Flight (approx. 5.3 miles away); Korean and Vietnam Veterans Memorial
The Green Hotel image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, June 2, 2010
2. The Green Hotel
The marker is located to the right of the front porch, underneath the tree
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(approx. 9.3 miles away); Buttonwillow Tree (approx. 13 miles away); We Shall Never Forget (approx. 13.7 miles away).
 
The Green Hotel image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, June 2, 2010
3. The Green Hotel
The Green Hotel image. Click for full size.
By Mia Kostouros, June 28, 2014
4. The Green Hotel
The Green Hotel and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, February 23, 2019
5. The Green Hotel and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 27, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 30, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 433 times since then and 14 times this year. Last updated on February 24, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 30, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.   4. submitted on July 19, 2014, by Mia Kostouros of Los Banos, California.   5. submitted on February 24, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.

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