Los Angeles in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
A Pioneer Hero of the Sierras
the mail over the mountains
to isolated camps, rescuing the lost and giving succor
to those in need along the way.
Born 1827 Died 1876
Erected 1926 by Native Sons of the Golden West.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 34° 3.613′ N, 118° 22.108′ W. Marker is in Los Angeles, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Commodore Sloat Drive, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The monument is mid-block between Foster and Carrillo in a little park area, between buildings, titled White Esplanade. Marker is in this post office area: Los Angeles CA 90048, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Juan Bautista de Anza (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Daniel O. McCarthy (about 600 feet away); Jedediah Strong Smith (approx. ¼ mile away); Carthay Circle (approx. ¼ mile away); Portolá Trail 1769 (approx. half a mile away); Berlin Wall Segments Chester Stock, Ph.D. - Observation Pit (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hancock Park (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Los Angeles.
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 20, 2017, by James King of San Miguel, California. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 20, 2017, by James King of San Miguel, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.