Sutter Creek in Amador County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1967 by James W. Marshall Chapter No.49, E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 38° 23.579′ N, 120° 48.182′ W. Marker is in Sutter Creek, California, in Amador County. Marker is on Main Street (Old Highway 49) near Eureka Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 53 Main Street, Sutter Creek CA 95685, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Barker Hubbell (a few steps from this marker); Robert Carlton Downs (a few steps from this marker); Native Sons Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Levaggi Opera House (within shouting distance of this marker); Brignoli Building (within shouting distance of this Sutter Creek (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memory of General John A. Sutter (within shouting distance of this marker); Sutter Creek Sanitarium (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sutter Creek.
Regarding Bellotti Inn. This was the site of the American House which was built by 1853. It was destroyed by the 1865 fire. In 1867 Dr. Fifield rebuilt his hotel and named it the American Exchange Hotel. The hotel’s third story was added in 1897.
The American Exchange Hotel currently has 25 rooms. The second floor has 10 rooms with private baths. The third floor has 15 rooms with shared baths. There are four shared baths in the center which are convenient to all third floor rooms.
Also see . . .
1. Bellotti’s at the American Exchange Hotel. The Belloti Restaurant offers a short history of the hotel (Submitted on April 15, 2010.)
2. Historic Photos of the Hotel. (Submitted on April 15, 2010.)
3. The Bellotti Inn. The first hotel on this site was built in 1853. (Submitted on April 15, 2010.)
4. Amadorgold's American Exchange Hotel Online Tour (Submitted on February 4, 2012, by Amador Gold of Jackson, California, Amador County.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 15, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,085 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 15, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.