Sonoma in Sonoma County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Salvador Vallejo Adobe
Erected by California State Park Commission. (Marker Number 501.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Education • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers • War, Mexican-American. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 14, 1874.
Location. 38° 17.616′ N, 122° 27.527′ W. Marker is in Sonoma, California, in Sonoma County. Marker is located on the front of the building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 421 First Street West, Sonoma CA 95476, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Swiss Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sonoma Cheese Factory (about 300 feet Servants Quarters (about 500 feet away); Toscano Hotel (about 500 feet away); Raising of the Bear Flag (about 600 feet away); Sonoma Barracks (about 600 feet away); The Sonoma Index-Tribune (about 600 feet away); Site of Union Hotel and Union Hall (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sonoma.
Regarding Salvador Vallejo Adobe. This site has been designated as California Registered Historical Landmark No.501
Also see . . . The California Military Museum – The Vallejo Family. (Submitted on January 12, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.)
1. The Salvador Vallejo Adobe
This historic adobe, built by Indian labor, was originally one story. The second story was probably added in 1852 when the northern portion, which functioned as the El Dorado Hotel, was purchased by Cumberland Presbytery. From 1858 to 1864, Cumberland College, a co-educational boarding school, occupied the corner site. The wooded Greek Revival
Source: Sonoma Walking Tour Brochure
— Submitted January 12, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.
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