Markleeville in Alpine County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
By the Society of E Clampus Vitus
James W. Marshall Post No.49 Officiating
Erected 1956 by James W Marshall Post No.49, E Clampus Vitus.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Communications • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 23, 1920.
Location. 38° 46.368′ N, 119° 46.349′ W. Marker is in Markleeville, California, in Alpine County. Marker is on Diamond Valley Road, 3 miles east of California Highway 89, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Markleeville CA 96120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Snowshoe Thompson Home (here, next to this marker); Snowshoe Thomson Carson Trail - To West Carson Canyon (approx. 2.6 miles away); The Pony Express - Woodfords (approx. 2.7 miles away); Woodfords Station (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Sign of the Elephant (approx. 2.8 miles away); Carson Trail - First Crossing in Mad Canyon (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Hurdy House (approx. 5.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Markleeville.
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