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Julian in San Diego County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Jacoby Building

1897

 
 
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By Bill Kirchner, March 31, 2015
1. Jacoby Building Marker
Inscription.  The original general store, with outside walls covered in pressed tin to simulate brick, was built by F.L. Blanc carpenter and minister, for Morris and Rosa Jacoby. It burned to the ground in Aug. 1996 and was rebuilt as a near replica of the original. Morris, a native of Germany, came to Julian with his family in 1892 and was in the mercantile business for many years. He helped organize the Santa Ysabel Water Co., was active in the Gardiner Blue Hill mines and Julian's holiday celebrations. Morris 50, died in 1905.
 
Erected by Julian Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
 
Location. 33° 4.723′ N, 116° 36.146′ W. Marker is in Julian, California, in San Diego County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Washington Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2202 Main Street, Julian CA 92036, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Levi~Marks Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Julian (within shouting distance
Jacoby Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 31, 2015
2. Jacoby Building Marker
of this marker); Julian Town Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); De Luca Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Wheelbarrow Odometer Survey of 1894 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Julian / The Eagle Gold Mine (about 300 feet away); Wilcox Building (about 300 feet away); Honoring Black Pioneers of Julian (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Julian.
 
Jacoby Building image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 31, 2015
3. Jacoby Building
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 16, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 378 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 16, 2015, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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