San Francisco in San Francisco City and County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Русский Холм, был ннзван в cвязи c зaxoрoнениями нескольких моряков "Русско-американской компании», умерших в 1840-X годах. Зaxoрoнения, пoмеченные деревянными
This project was initiated by the United Humanitarian Mission and was supported by the Government of the Russian Federation. The plaque was designed by Leonid Nakhodkin and fabricated courtesy of Andrey Dorobvshev.
June 6, 2005
Erected 2005 by United Humanitarian Mission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 37° 47.886′ N, 122° 24.86′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker is on Vallejo Street, aka Russian Hill Place. Touch for map. Marker Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ina Donna Coolbrith (within shouting distance of this marker); Octagon House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sambado Liquors (approx. ¼ mile away); Frank Marini (approx. ¼ mile away); Joseph Paul DiMaggio, "Joe" (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dominic DiMaggio (approx. 0.3 miles away); Juana Briones y Tapia de Miranda (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Francis of Assisi Church (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
More about this marker. This marker is located at the end of the street at the Russian Hill overlook.
Also see . . . Russian Hill Cemetery - SFgenealogy. A Russian war-ship came into the harbor once, and while here, a large number of her men died, and, as they belonged to the Greek Church, they could not be buried with either Catholics or Protestants, and they had a grave-yard of their own. (Submitted on November 5, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
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