Truckee in Nevada County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Jewel of the Eastern Sierra
Erected 1989 by Chief Truckee Chapter, No. 3691 E Clampus Vitus, Truckee Donner Historical Society and Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce, August 12, 1989.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 39° 19.62′ N, 120° 11.1′ W. Marker is in Truckee, California, in Nevada County. Marker can be reached from Donner Pass Road. Touch for map. Marker is mounted on the base of the flagpole at the front of the Truckee Railroad Depot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10158 Donner Pass Road, Truckee CA 96161, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Truckee (within shouting distance of this marker); Theodore Dehone Judah (within shouting distance of this marker); George Schaffer Jax Truckee Diner (about 300 feet away); World War I Memorial / Victory Highway Monument (about 600 feet away); Old Truckee Jail (about 600 feet away); “The Tin Can” ----------- “Dotís Place” (about 700 feet away); Truckeeís Old Stone Garage and Site of Townís First Dwelling (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Truckee.
Also see . . .
1. The History of Truckee. An article by Guy H. Coates and the Truckee – Donner Historical Society. (Submitted on October 22, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. Historic Truckee Walking Tour. Published by the Truckee-Donner Chamber of Commerce. (Submitted on October 22, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 845 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on October 22, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.