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Arcata in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Camp Curtis

1862-1865

 
 
Camp Curtis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, May 31, 2010
1. Camp Curtis Marker
Inscription.  In Memory of

Co. E & I 2nd. California Volunteer Infantry 1862 - 1863

Co. B 1st. Battalion Mountaineers California Volunteers 1863 - 1864

Co. A. 1st Battalion Native California Volunteer Calvary 1864 and

Marie Brizard Todd A pioneer of 1847

Erected by the Pioneer Society of Humboldt County
 
Erected by Pioneer Society of Humboldt County.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & SettlersWar, US CivilWomen.
 
Location. 40° 53.45′ N, 124° 4.8′ W. Marker is in Arcata, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is on L K Boulevard, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Arcata CA 95521, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Minor Theatre (approx. 1˝ miles away); The Gregg-Wood Party and the Union Company (approx. 1.6 miles away); First Methodist Society on Humboldt Bay (approx. 1.6 miles away); Jacoby's Storehouse (approx. 1.6 miles away); Arcata and Mad River Rail Road Company

Camp Curtis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, May 31, 2010
2. Camp Curtis Marker
(approx. 4.7 miles away); Indian Arrow Tree (approx. 7 miles away); Hose Company Number 4 (approx. 7.1 miles away); The Carson House (approx. 7.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arcata.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia Entry for 1st Battalion California Volunteer Mountaineers. (Submitted on July 3, 2010, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
 
Additional comments.
1. We love our marker
Notice the typo? Calvary for Cavalry. We've noted that in the newspaper.
    — Submitted July 3, 2010, by Kevin Hoover of Arcata, California.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 3, 2010, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,182 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2010, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.
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