San Francisco in San Francisco City and County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Juana Briones y Tapia de Miranda
1802 – 1889
— North Beach Pioneer —
Erected 1997 by State Department of Parks and Recreation, San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department, the Women’s Heritage Museum, and the Bay Area Network of Latinas. (Marker Number 1024.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Hispanic Americans • Settlements & Settlers • Women. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmark series list.
Location. 37° 48.072′ N, 122° 24.572′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Francisco CA 94133, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Original Site of Third Baptist Church (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Francis of Assisi Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Coit Tower (approx. 0.2 miles away); Coit Memorial Tower (approx. ¼ mile away); The Saloon (approx. ¼ mile away); Telegraph Hill (approx. ¼ mile away); The Stinking Rose (approx. ¼ mile away); The Condor (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
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Also see . . . Juana Briones Heritage. Documents from the early years of San Francisco, then called Yerba Buena, show that Juana separated from her husband and set up another house with her children in the area of San Francisco known today as North Beach. (Submitted on August 13, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 13, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 652 times since then and 38 times this year. Last updated on December 11, 2019, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 13, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.