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Lodi in San Joaquin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Lodi Mission Arch

1907 - 1956

 
 
Lodi Mission Arch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, March 30, 2014
1. Lodi Mission Arch Marker
Inscription. Built 1907 during the first Tokay Carnival by the public spirited people of Lodi. Rebuilt 1956 during the term of Mayor Willard J Robinson through the efforts of Tokay Arch Committee headed by Albert Nies, chairman. and Eunice Looser, secretary Treasurer and dedicated as a permanent monument to Pioneers.
 
Erected by Tokay Arch Committee.
 
Location. 38° 8.051′ N, 121° 16.326′ W. Marker is in Lodi, California, in San Joaquin County. Marker is at the intersection of W Pine St and S Sacramento St, on the left when traveling east on W Pine St. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lodi CA 95240, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Lodi (Mokelumne Station) (a few steps from this marker); Lodi Arch (a few steps from this marker); The First A&W Root Beer (within shouting distance of this marker); Hotel Lodi (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); City Hall, Fire House and Jail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hale Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Laura de Force Gordon (approx. 0.3 miles away); Woman's Club of Lodi (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lodi.
 
Categories. Man-Made Features
 
Lodi Mission Arch image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, March 30, 2014
2. Lodi Mission Arch
Lodi Mission Arch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, March 30, 2014
3. Lodi Mission Arch Marker
Lodi Mission Arch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, March 30, 2014
4. Lodi Mission Arch Marker
<i>Parade through Mission Arch</i> image. Click for full size.
Postcard image courtesy of California State Library, circa 1908
5. Parade through Mission Arch
Although CSL provides no date for this photograph, it likely dates to 1907-08, based on the lack of the arch-topping bear and "Lodi" signage.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 19, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon.   5. submitted on January 23, 2018. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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