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Stockton in San Joaquin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Magnolia Historic District

 
 
Magnolia Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 8, 2009
1. Magnolia Historic District Marker
Inscription.  Stockton’s first historic district has the community’s richest variety of architectural styles, including Queen Anne, Eastlake, Stick, Bungalow, Craftsman, Moderne and Spanish Revival. Since the 1860’s the area has been home to a broad cross section of Stockton’s citizens. The vitality of the neighborhood is evident from the many instances of rehabilitation, restoration, and adaptive reuse. The Magnolia Historic District encompasses an area genrally bounded by Harding Way, California Street, Park Street and El Dorado Street. The 19th century cut stone paving blocks embedded at this site were used in Magnolia area curbs and gutters.
 
Erected by : This area was designated as a historic district by the Stockton City Council on July 30, 1984, City Planning Commission & Cultural Heritage Council. Easement donated by Pacific Gas & Electric Company.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable BuildingsNotable Places.
 
Location. 37° 57.834′ N, 121° 17.416′ W. Marker is in
Magnolia Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 8, 2009
2. Magnolia Historic District Marker
Stockton, California, in San Joaquin County. Marker is at the intersection of East Magnolia Street and North San Joaquin Street, on the right when traveling east on East Magnolia Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stockton CA 95202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stockton Developmental Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); Weber Primary School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Edward B. Conde Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); Stockton Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Stockton Memorial Civic Auditorium (approx. 0.4 miles away); Stockton Jewish Community Center (approx. 0.4 miles away); Stockton Veterans Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Remember Pearl Harbor (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stockton.
 
Also see . . .
1. Midtown Stockton – Magnolia Historic District. (Submitted on February 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. Stockton Midtown Historical Landmarks. (Submitted on February 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
3. Historic Homes in the Magnolia Historic District. (Submitted on February 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
4. The Historic Magnolia District. Download this self-guided walking tour of the Magnolia Historic District (Submitted on October 30, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,384 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 9, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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Aug. 15, 2020