Hollister in San Benito County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1976 by Monterey Viejo Chapter No. 1846, 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. 36° 52.148′ N, 121° 24.09′ W. Marker is in Hollister, California, in San Benito County. Marker is at the intersection of San Felipe Road (State Highway 156) and Wright Road, on the left when traveling north on San Felipe Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hollister CA 95023, 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. Site of San Justo Ranch Home (approx. 1.2 miles away); Hollister Train Service (approx. 1.2 miles away); William Clyde "Wino Willie" Forkner, Jr. (approx. 1.3 miles away); San Benito County Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 1.4 State Theatre (approx. 1.4 miles away); Hollister Sesquicentennial Celebration (approx. 1.4 miles away); Site of the Tres Pinos Hotel (approx. 7 miles away); 19th Hole Rendezvous (approx. 7.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hollister.
Regarding Cottage Corners. When this marker was erected in 1976 The Cottage was still in business at the corner of San Felipe and Wright Roads. The Cottage has since closed and the building has been moved to the grounds of the San Benito Historical Park, approximately 2 miles south of Tres Pinos off of Highway 25, and has been restored.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 19, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 705 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 19, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. 3. submitted on October 27, 2014, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California. 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 19, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12. submitted on October 27, 2014, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.