Fremont in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Site of First Post Office
Annual Salary $12.00
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Communications. In addition, it is included in the Postal Mail and Philately series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1873.
Location. 37° 34.563′ N, 121° 58.528′ W. Marker is in Fremont, California, in Alameda County. Marker is on Niles Boulevard, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 37819 Niles Boulevard, Fremont CA 94536, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Completion of the Transcontinental Railroad (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); “The Bankers Building” (about 700 feet away); Vallejo Flour Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Essanay Studio Site (approx. ¼ mile away); Essanay Film Studio (approx. 0.3 miles away); Paths Through a Varied Landscape (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Shinn Family Nursery and RanchPioneer Schoolhouse & Chapel (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fremont.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 17, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 716 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 17, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.