Compton in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1959 by California State Park Commission in cooperation with the Compton City Council; Compton Parlor, Native Daughters of the Golden West; and Heritage House Auxiliary. (Marker Number 664.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series lists. A significant historical date for this entry is April 14, 1852.
Location. 33° 53.57′ N, 118° 13.473′ W. Marker is in Compton, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from South Willowbrook AvenueTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Block South Willowbrook Avenue, Compton CA 90220, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. PFC James Anderson (approx. 1.6 miles away); Domínguez Ranch House (approx. 1.8 miles away); First United States Air Meet (approx. 2.2 miles away); Watts Towers (approx. 3.3 miles away); Paramount Hay Tree (approx. 3.7 miles away); Under the Hay Tree, World’s Hay Price Was Set (approx. 3.7 miles away); Rancho Los Cerritos (approx. 4 miles away); The Washington Elm (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Compton.
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