Santa Rosa in Sonoma County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Isaac De Turk 1843 - 1896
Erected 2000 by Sam Brannan Chapter #1004 and Yerby Buena Chapter #1 E Clampus Vitus.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Agriculture. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1858.
Location. 38° 26.446′ N, 122° 43.497′ W. Marker is in Santa Rosa, California, in Sonoma County. Marker is on Donahue Street north of Boyce Street, on the leftTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 859 Donahue Street, Santa Rosa CA 95401, 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. Lee Bros. Building - 1906 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Santa Rosa Post Office and Federal Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); Luther Burbank Home (approx. ¾ mile away); Luther Burbank's Garden (approx. 0.8 miles away); Santa Rosa Rural Cemetery (approx. 1½ miles away); Hogan Building (approx. 6 miles away); Shiloh Cemetery (approx. 7.6 miles away); Hood House (approx. 8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Rosa.
More about this marker. De Turk Round Barn is located at DeTurk Round Barn Park bounded by Prince, Decker, Boyce and Donahue Streets. The granite used in the monument was salvaged from the City of Santa Rosa Corporation Yard where it had been stored since the Sonoma County Courthouse was demolished in the late 1960’s.
Regarding Isaac De Turk 1843 - 1896. This barn is truely round and not ten or twelve sided as some so called round barns are.
1. Additional Information Regarding the Marker Dedication
Rocky Towner was Noble Grand Humbug when this plaque was dedicated. Monument designed by John Dolzadell, NGH #35. Plaque wording by Loren A. Wilson, NGH #10.
— Submitted April 23, 2012, by Loren Wilson of Sebastopol, California.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 23, 2012, by Loren Wilson of Sebastopol, California. This page has been viewed 655 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on May 4, 2012. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 23, 2012, by Loren Wilson of Sebastopol, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.