Woodland in Yolo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Gibson House
The Ancient and Honorable Order of E Clampus Vitus
John A. Sutter Chapter #1841
in conjunction with
The Yolo County Historical Museum
Credo Quia Absurdum
Erected 2014 by John A. Sutter Chapter #1841, Yolo County Historical Museum.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Buildings • 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° 39.772′ N, 121° 46.438′ W. Marker is in Woodland, California, in Yolo CountyTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 512 Gibson Road, Woodland CA 95695, 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. Hesperian College 1861-1896 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gable Mansion (approx. 0.7 miles away); Site of Byron Jackson’s First Machine Shop (approx. 0.9 miles away); Corner Drug Company Building (approx. one mile away); Yolo County Savings Bank (approx. one mile away); Krellenberg Building (approx. one mile away); Woodland's First Post Office (approx. one mile away); Capital Hotel, Est. 1869 (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woodland.
Regarding The Gibson House.
"Credo Quia Absurdum" - "I believe because it is absurd"
Also see . . . Yolo County Historical Museum. The Gibson home, land, and outbuildings serve as the Yolo County Historical Museum. Located at 512 Gibson Road in Woodland, California, the museum has been open to the public for more than 25 years. (Submitted on April 7, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 7, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 296 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 7, 2014, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.