Angels Camp in Calaveras County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
California Registered Historical Landmark No. 734
Plaque placed by the California State Park Commission in cooperation with Princess Parlor No. 84, Native Daughters of the Golden West, July 31, 1960.
Erected 1960. (Marker Number 734.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmark series list.
Location. 38° 4.117′ N, 120° 32.358′ W. Marker is in Angels Camp, California, in Calaveras County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Bird Way, on the left when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Angels Camp CA 95222, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Angels Camp (a few steps from this marker); Independent Order of Odd Fellows Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Chinatown (within shouting distance of this marker); A. Brosemer Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Memorial Hall (about 500 feet away); Claussen’s Corner (about 500 feet away); Mark Twain (approx. 0.3 miles away); Utica Mine North Shaft (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Angels Camp.
Also see . . .
1. Angels Hotel from Life Magazine, 1944. As shown in Life's photo from 1944, the hotel had undergone considerable changes, with the loggia having been totally removed and replaced with an awning over the entrance, and a neon sign advertising the hotel. (Submitted on April 5, 2009.)
2. The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County. Here Wikisource provides the text of the famous story. (Submitted on April 5, 2009.)
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