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Tehama in Tehama County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

First Seat of Tehama County Government

 
 
First Seat of Tehama County Government Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 4, 2008
1. First Seat of Tehama County Government Marker
Inscription. Tehama County's board of supervisors and other county officials first met in rented rooms in the Union Hotel, later called Heider House. The county seat remained here from May 1856 to March 1857, when it was moved to Red Bluff. The Heider House was destroyed by fire in 1908. This property is part of the original land grant to Robert Hasty Thomes, 1844.

California Registered Historical Landmark No. 183
 
Erected 1981 by State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Pair-O-Dice Chapter #7-11 and Trinitarianus Chapter No.62 E Vitus Clamps June 6, 1981. (Marker Number 183.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 40° 1.579′ N, 122° 7.301′ W. Marker is in Tehama, California, in Tehama County. Marker is at the intersection of D Street and 2nd Street, on the right when traveling west on D Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the Northeast Corner. Marker is in this post office area: Tehama CA 96090, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tehama County Museum Foundation (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Tehama Railroad Bridge
First Seat of Tehama County Government Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, February 4, 2008
2. First Seat of Tehama County Government Marker
(about 600 feet away); Old Tehama County Jail (about 800 feet away); Western Star Lodge No. 2 Free and Accepted Masons (approx. 6 miles away); Lassen Trail - Lassen Rancho Site (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Hotel Maywood (approx. 7 miles away); Maywood Woman's Clubhouse (approx. 7 miles away); Miners Inn (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tehama.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 16, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,049 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 16, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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