Sacramento in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
California State Indian Museum
Erected 1940 by The Sacramento County Parlors of Native Daughters of the Golden West. (Marker Number 991.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series lists.
Location. 38° 34.379′ N, 121° 28.305′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Marker is on K Street. Marker and Museum are on the grounds of Sutter's Fort State Historic Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2618 K Street, Sacramento CA 95816, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sutter's Fort (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Coloma Road (about 600 feet away); New Helvetia Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Dunn Mansion (approx. General Albert M. Winn (approx. 0.4 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); The First Hundred Years are the Hardest (approx. 0.4 miles away); William McKinley Park (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sacramento.
Regarding California State Indian Museum. This site has been designated as California Registered Historical Landmark No. 991: The State Indian Museum was built fifty years ago as California's first state-run museum devoted to Indian cultures. It continues to serve the same purpose today, displaying an updated major exhibit on California's Indian peoples.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia Account of the State Indian Museum. (Submitted on December 2, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.)
2. The State Indian Museum State Historic Park. (Submitted on December 2, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.)
1. State Indian Museum
On the grounds of Sutter’s Fort in downtown Sacramento, the California State Indian Museum displays exhibits and artifacts illustrating
Source: KCRA3 – Where the News Comes First
— Submitted December 2, 2008, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.
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