Colfax in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Railhead Saloon
1865 Original Sale C. Crocker to Kohn & Kind
1867- 1918 Ownerships
1946 Owners Gilbert (George) & Pearl Dalpino
Erected 2000 by E C V. Lord Sholto Douglas Chapter 3 and Colfax Area Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1865.
Location. 39° 6.058′ N, 120° 57.202′ W. Marker is in Colfax, California, in Placer County. Marker is on North Main Street south of Depot Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 34 North Main Street, Colfax CA 95713, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Butler, Druggist (here, next to this marker); Jacob Keck, Sr. (a few steps from Illinoistown Lodge No. 51 (a few steps from this marker); IOOF Hall (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Jacob Keck, Sr. (a few steps from this marker); Colfax Freight Depot (within shouting distance of this marker); Murphy’s Saloon (within shouting distance of this marker); Leopold & Josephine Lobner (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Colfax.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 30, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 735 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 30, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. 4. submitted on February 10, 2019, by Stephen McLendon of Placerville, Calif. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.