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South Lake Tahoe in El Dorado County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Anita Gibson & Dextra Cabins

Guest Quarters

 
 
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By Douglass Halvorsen, November 11, 2016
1. Anita Gibson & Dextra Cabins Marker
Inscription. Possibly two of the oldest structures on the site, these log cabins were probably moved from the nearby Tallac Resort to save them from destruction when the Resort was torn down.

In 1915, Dextra and her mother Anita spent time at the lake, living in these small cabins while their larger summer homes were being built. Dextra's was located on this property, and Anita's was on the west side of Fallen Leaf Lake.
 
Erected by USDA Forest Service.
 
Location. 38° 56.37′ N, 120° 2.827′ W. Marker is in South Lake Tahoe, California, in El Dorado County. Marker can be reached from Heritage Way. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Heritage Way, South Lake Tahoe CA 96150, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Baldwin House & Tallac Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); The Pope Estate (within shouting distance of this marker); Lucky's Legacy (within shouting distance of this marker); A Rustic Retreat: The Baldwin Estate (within shouting distance of this marker); Welcome to the Historic Tallac Resort (about 400 feet away, measured
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By Douglass Halvorsen, November 11, 2016
2. Anita Gibson & Dextra Cabins Marker
in a direct line); Discover the Tallac Historic Site (about 400 feet away); Supporting a Life of Ease (about 600 feet away); A Room with a View (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Lake Tahoe.
 
More about this marker. Marker is located within the Tallac Historic Site.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
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By Douglass Halvorsen, November 11, 2016
3. Anita Gibson & Dextra Cabins
Anita Gibson & Dextra Cabins image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, November 11, 2016
4. Anita Gibson & Dextra Cabins
Anita Gibson & Dextra Cabins image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, November 11, 2016
5. Anita Gibson & Dextra Cabins
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 19, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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