Near Randsburg in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1960 by California State Park Commission, Kern County Historical Society, El Tejon Parlor No. 239, Native Daughters of the Golden West and the Kern County Museum. (Marker Number 671.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the California Historical Landmarks, and the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series lists.
Location. 35° 24.145′ N, 117° 47.427′ W. Marker is near Randsburg, California, in Kern County. Marker is on Garlock Road. This marker is approximately 1 mile north of Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Randsburg CA 93554, 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. William Henry "Burro" Schmidt (approx. 4.8 miles away); Randsburg, California (approx. 7.9 miles away); Whitehouse Saloon (approx. 7.9 miles away); D.T. Jones - Dry Goods (approx. 7.9 miles away); Randsburg Drug Store (approx. 7.9 miles away); The Joint (approx. 7.9 miles away); Rand Mining District (approx. 8 miles away); The Commerical Hotel (approx. 8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Randsburg.
Also see . . . Garlock Post Office Building. Photo of the Post Office building along with a detailed history. There are also links to other building ruins from the town of Garlock. (Submitted on September 19, 2013, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 13, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 589 times since then. Last updated on January 16, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 16, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 3, 4. submitted on December 13, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on January 16, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.