Near Novato in Marin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Galen and Mary Burdell
Within a short time, the Burdells enclosed the adobe within a wood frame dwelling with clapboard siding. A second floor was added on the east, and a porch was built on the side facing the parking lot.
Walk around this structure for views of the adobe ruins inside and the remaining wood siding.
Location. 38° 9.153′ N, 122° 34.277′ W. Marker is near Novato, California, in Marin County. Marker can be reached from Lichenberg Fire Road. Touch for map. Marker and site are located on the grounds of the Olomali State Historic Park, a short walk from the parking area. Olomali State Historic Park may only be entered from southbound State Highway 101 and is 3.5 miles north of Novato. Marker is in this post office area: Novato CA 94948, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker Burdell Mansion (here, next to this marker); Camilo Ynitia’s Adobe (a few steps from this marker); Burdell Frame House (within shouting distance of this marker); Rancho Olompali (within shouting distance of this marker); Setting for a Colorful Past (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Novato Bank (approx. 3.1 miles away); Novato Bank Building (approx. 3.1 miles away); Scott General Store (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Novato.
Regarding Galen and Mary Burdell. Also see: Burdell Mansion marker for more information
Also see . . .
1. Marine County: Olompali Rancho. (Submitted on October 6, 2008.)
2. Coastal Post: Olompali Filled with History. This article tells of the family riff between James Black and his daughter and her husband, Galem Burdell (Submitted on October 6, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 2, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 6, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,825 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 6, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.