Pope Valley in Napa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Pope Valley Garage
Plaque dedicated April 21, 2007
By Sam Brannan Chapter #1004
E Clampus Vitus
Erected 2007 by E Clampus Vitus, Sam Brannan Chapter No. 1004.
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 date for this entry is April 21, 1865.
Location. 38° 36.898′ N, 122° 25.684′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5875 Pope Valley Road, Pope Valley CA 94567, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pope Valley Store (within shouting distance of this marker); The Henry Haus Blacksmith and Wagonmaker Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Litto’s Hubcap Ranch (approx. 2 miles away); Pope Valley Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 2.2 miles away); Historic Aetna Mining District (approx. 4.6 miles away); Larkmead Winery / Kornell Cellars (approx. 6.4 miles away); The White Church (approx. 6˝ miles away); Reason P. Tucker (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pope Valley.
1. Pope Valley Garage and the California State Automobile Association
The Pope Valley Garage became a California State Automobile Association Independent Contract Station in 1927 and provided Emergency Roadside Service to the people of Pope Valley and the surrounding area.
It was one of the earlier such Contract Stations in California, and for seventy-two years carried on the proud tradition of CSAA. From its inception, CSAA assumed an integral role in promoting and safeguarding the needs of all motorists. It began making
Loren Wilson, XSNGH #29 April 21, 2007
— Submitted April 23, 2012, by Loren Wilson of Sebastopol, California.
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