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Mission Hills in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Andres Pico Adobe

 
 
Andres Pico Adobe Marker image. Click for full size.
1. Andres Pico Adobe Marker
Inscription.
Spanish-Mexican Period

Declared
Historic Cultural Monument No. 7

by the
Cultural Heritage Board
Municipal Art Department
City Of Los Angeles

 
Location. 34° 16.132′ N, 118° 27.97′ W. Marker is in Mission Hills, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Sepulveda Boulevard and South Brand Boulevard, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Park entrance is on the transition road from north-bound Sepulveda Blvd to Brand Blvd. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10940 Sepulveda Blvd, Mission Hills CA 91345, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "This Fountain" (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fray Fermin Francisco de Lasuen, O.F.M. (approx. 0.4 miles away); San Fernando Mission (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mission San Fernando Rey de España (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mission Dam (approx. 0.9 miles away); Father Junipero Serra / Fray Junipero Serra (approx. 1.6 miles away); Casa de Lopez (approx. 1.6 miles away); Mission Wells (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mission Hills.
 
More about this marker. Marker
Andres Pico Adobe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker
2. Andres Pico Adobe Marker
is at the far side of the adobe, at the back of the park.
The adobe is open Sunday 1-4 and Monday 10-4.
In 1939, the adobe was registered as California Historical Landmark #362.
In 1962, the City of Los Angeles registered the Pico Adobe as Cultural-Historic Monument #7.
In 1966, the adobe was listed on the National Register of Historical Places.
 
Also see . . .  Andres Pico Adobe. Information from the San Fernando Valley Historical Society (Submitted on October 6, 2017.) 
 
Additional keywords. Ranchito Romulo, Native Daughters of the Golden West, DeCelis, Romulo Pico, Harrington, California Historical Landmark #362
 
Categories. Hispanic AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Andres Pico Adobe, marker is located on this side. image. Click for full size.
3. Andres Pico Adobe, marker is located on this side.
An additional, nearby Romulo Ranchito marker image. Click for full size.
4. An additional, nearby Romulo Ranchito marker
“Ranchito Romulo”
Oldest portion built about 1834
by ex-mission Indians
Enlarged by Eulogio de Celis in 1846
Upper story added by Romulo Pico in 1874
Restored by Mr. & Mrs. M.R. Harrington in 1930
Marked July 18, 1936 by
California Parlor, No. 247
N.D.G.W
Near the park entrance. image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker
5. Near the park entrance.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 28, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2017, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 151 times since then and 53 times this year. Last updated on March 14, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1. submitted on October 2, 2017.   2. submitted on March 14, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.   3. submitted on October 2, 2017.   4. submitted on October 10, 2017, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.   5. submitted on March 14, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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