San Diego in San Diego County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
La Casa de Rodriguez
Racine & Laramie™
c. 1830 One-room adobe built by family of Juan Rodriguez, former presidio soldier.
1851 George Tebbetts, a future son-in-law, opened Exchange Hotel.
1869 Canadians Alexi J. Racine and Charles Laramie opened general store specializing in cigars, tobacco, and pipes.
1872 Destroyed by fire.
1974 Reconstructed by concessionaire.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
Location. 32° 45.259′ N, 117° 11.845′ W. Marker is in San Diego, California, in San Diego County. Marker is on San Diego Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2737 San Diego Avenue, San Diego CA 92110, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First San Diego Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); First Raising of U.S. Flag (within shouting distance of this marker); Estudillo House (within shouting distance of this marker); La Casa de Estudillo (within shouting distance of this marker); Mason Street School (within shouting distance Juan Bandini (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Town San Diego (about 400 feet away); Casa de Pedrorena de Altamirano (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Diego.
More about this marker. The building and marker are located within San Diego State Historic Park.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 3, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 30, 2019, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 30, 2019, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.