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

Indian/Gunther Island Site 67 (Tolowot)

 
 
Indian/Gunther Island Site 67 (Tolowot) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, May 29, 2010
1. Indian/Gunther Island Site 67 (Tolowot) Marker
Inscription.  National Historic Landmark

This site possesses national significance in commerating the history of the United States of America.

1964

National Park Service
United States Department of the Interior
 
Erected 1964 by United States Department of the Interior.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list.
 
Location. 40° 48.5′ N, 124° 9.967′ W. Marker is in Eureka, California, in Humboldt County. Marker can be reached from Startare Drive. Marker is located on Woodley Island, accessible from Highway 255. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eureka CA 95501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Buhne General Store (approx. ¼ mile away); Weaver Building (approx. ¼ mile away); E. Janssen Building (approx. ¼ mile away); D. C. McDonald Building (approx. ¼ mile away); The Vance Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named

Indian/Gunther Island Site 67 (Tolowot) Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, May 29, 2010
2. Indian/Gunther Island Site 67 (Tolowot) Marker
Vance Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away); U.S. Post Office 1882-1885 / 1890-1894 (approx. ¼ mile away); Buhne Building (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eureka.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia Entry for Indian Island (Humboldt Bay). (Submitted on July 3, 2010, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 3, 2010, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,091 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2010, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.
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