Murphys in Calaveras County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1937 by Ruby Parlor No. 46, Native Daughters of the Golden West, Chispa Parlor No. 139, Native Sons of the Golden West. (Marker Number 275.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1863.
Location. 38° 8.252′ N, 120° 27.714′ W. Marker is in Murphys, California, in Calaveras County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Jones Street on Main Street. Bronze plaque placed on granite & quartz pedistal at center of intersection. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Main Street, Murphys CA 95247, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Murphy Brothers (within shouting distance of this marker); Stangetti Solari Cademartori Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Albert A. Michelson (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Masonic Hall (about 400 feet away); Native Sons of the Golden West (about 600 feet away); Old Segale Building (about 700 feet away); Valente Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dunbar House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Murphys.
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