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Glendale in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Homeland

Built in 1926

 
 
Homeland Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, June 1, 2019
1. Homeland Marker
Inscription.  Mansion built by W. F. Markham, developer and inventor of the Markham Air Rifle at Plymouth, Michigan in 1886. Gardens formerly used as bird sanctuary.
 
Erected 1977 by City of Glendale. (Marker Number 25.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureIndustry & Commerce.
 
Location. 34° 9.974′ N, 118° 14.198′ W. Marker is in Glendale, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of East Mountain Street and Greenbrier Road, on the right when traveling east on East Mountain Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1405 Eest Mountain Street, Glendale CA 91207, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lewis House (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); San Rafael Rancho (approx. one mile away); Goode House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Casa Adobe de San Rafael (approx. 1.6 miles away); Alex Theatre (approx. 1.6 miles away); Security Trust and Savings Bank
Homeland Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, July 18, 2019
2. Homeland Marker
The marker is to the right of the gate.
(approx. 1.7 miles away); Korean Comfort Women Statue (approx. 1.9 miles away); Somerset Farm (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glendale.
 
Homeland Mansion image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, July 18, 2019
3. Homeland Mansion
The mansion and gardens are not visible from the street.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 141 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on August 5, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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