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Near Greenville in Plumas County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Peter Lassen

Site of Trading Post

 

1851

 
Peter Lassen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, August 8, 2009
1. Peter Lassen Marker
Inscription.  
Dedicated by
Plumas Pioneer Parlor
No. 210, N.D.G.W.
Plumas Parlor
No. 228, N.S.G.W.
October 26, 1930

 
Erected 1930 by Native Daughters of the Golden West and Native Sons of the Golden West. (Marker Number 184.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Historical Landmark, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 40° 8.983′ N, 120° 52.767′ W. Marker is near Greenville, California, in Plumas County. Marker is on North Valley Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Taylorsville CA 95983, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bransford & McIntyre Store (approx. 3.9 miles away); Sincerity Lodge 132 F.&A.M. (approx. 3.9 miles away); Bransford & McIntyre Warehouse (approx. 3.9 miles away); First Permanent Residence in Indian Valley (approx. 5 miles away); Taylorsville Veterans Memorial (approx. 5 miles away); Taylorville General Store
Peter Lassen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, August 8, 2009
2. Peter Lassen Marker
(approx. 5.6 miles away); Taylorsville Cemetery (approx. 5.7 miles away); Indian Valley Railroad (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
 
Regarding Peter Lassen. It appears that State Historical Marker 184 also stood at this spot at one time, but no longer.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia - Peter Lassen. (Submitted on August 24, 2009, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 12, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 24, 2009, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,085 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on December 11, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 24, 2009, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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