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Georgetown in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

American River Inn

 
 
American River Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 24, 2012
1. American River Inn Marker
Inscription.  
American River Inn
formerly
American Hotel
Destroyed by fire, 1899
Rebuilt by F. Schmeder 1899

 
Erected 1986 by Growlersburg Chapter 86, E Clampus Vitus.
 
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.
 
Location. 38° 54.434′ N, 120° 50.304′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, California, in El Dorado County. Marker is on Orleans Street, on the right when traveling west. The marker is mounted on the front of the building to the right of the entrance door. The building sits at the intersection of Orleans Street and Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6600 Orleans Street, Georgetown CA 95634, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The American Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Georgetown Blues (within shouting distance of this marker); Georgetown - Pride of the Sierra / Growlersburg / E Clampus Vitus (within shouting distance of this marker);
American River Inn image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 24, 2012
2. American River Inn
The marker is visible mounted on the wall to the right of the entrance door.
Miners Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Georgetown Firehouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Georgetown Volunteer Firemen (about 300 feet away); Chief Jack Anderson (about 300 feet away); Georgetown (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
 
Regarding American River Inn. See Nearby Marker "The American Hotel" for additional information and "Also See" links.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2012, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 466 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2012, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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