Sonora in Tuolumne County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
First Home of Wells Fargo & Company in Sonora
E. Linoberg in 1856
First Home of
Wells Fargo & Co.
D.M. Kenfield, Agent
Dedicated to the pioneers of Sonora
by Dardanelle Parlor No. 66, N.D.G.W.
Erected 1941 by Dardanelle Parlor No.66, Native Daughters of the Golden West.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1856.
Location. 37° 59.051′ N, 120° 22.949′ W. Marker is in Sonora, California, in Tuolumne County. Marker is at the intersection of South Washington Street (State Highway 49) and Linoberg Street, on the right when traveling north on South Washington Street. Marker is mounted on the southwest corner of the building. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sonora CA 95370, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. City Hotel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Portal of the Past (about 300 feet Sonora Inn (about 400 feet away); Sugg House (about 400 feet away); Site of the Sonora Plaza Well (about 500 feet away); Veterans Memorial Building (about 500 feet away); Tuolumne County Courthouse (about 600 feet away); Site of the First Office of The Union Democrat (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sonora.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 28, 2010, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 703 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 28, 2010, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.