Elk Grove in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Old Elk Grove
“Just West of This Point”
Erected 1968 by New Helvetia Chapter No. 5, E. Clampus Vitus, March 9, 1968.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the E Clampus Vitus series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1850.
Location. 38° 23.774′ N, 121° 22.768′ W. Marker is in Elk Grove, California, in Sacramento County. Marker is on East Stockton Road, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located at the entrance to the parking area for the Elk Grove Hotel and Stage Stop Museum, adjacent to the west entrance to the Elk Grove Community Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9941 East Stockton Boulevard, Elk Grove CA 95624, 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. The Lincoln Highway (within shouting distance of this marker); Rhoads SchoolElitha Cumi Donner - Wilder (approx. 0.9 miles away); Independent Order of Odd Fellows (approx. 1.2 miles away); Hasman Building/General Store (approx. 1.2 miles away); Site of the First County Free Library Branch in California (approx. 1.3 miles away); Murphy’s Corral (approx. 2 miles away); Alexander Hamilton Willard (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elk Grove.
Additional keywords. Gold Rush
Credits. This page was last revised on August 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 17, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,486 times since then and 17 times this year. Last updated on July 30, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 17, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 5, 6. submitted on April 21, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.