Auburn in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Among the earliest buildings
June 1855 fire started here
Burned 80 buildings
Erected by Town of Auburn Community Project.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Asian Americans. In addition, it is included in the Chinese Heritage Sites of the American West series list.
Location. 38° 53.639′ N, 121° 4.664′ W. Marker is in Auburn, California, in Placer County. Marker is on Sacramento Street north of Auburn-Folsom Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 220 Sacramento Street, Auburn CA 95603, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gietzen Fire Station (within shouting distance of this marker); The Auburn Joss House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jean Baptiste Charbonneau (about 400 feet away); Bosse-Morgan Building (about 400 feet away); American Hotel (about 600 Gold Bug Stamp Mill (about 600 feet away); The Tsuda Grocery (about 600 feet away); Auburn Post Office (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Auburn.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 3, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 680 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 3, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.