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Arcata in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Camp Curtis

1862-1865

 
 
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By Karen Key, May 31, 2010
1. Camp Curtis Marker
Inscription. In Memory of

Co. E & I 2nd. California Volunteer Infantry 1862 - 1863

Co. B 1st. Battalion Mountaineers California Volunteers 1863 - 1864

Co. A. 1st Battalion Native California Volunteer Calvary 1864 and

Marie Brizard Todd A pioneer of 1847

Erected by the Pioneer Society of Humboldt County
 
Erected by Pioneer Society of Humboldt County.
 
Location. 40° 53.45′ N, 124° 4.8′ W. Marker is in Arcata, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is on L K Boulevard, in the median. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Arcata CA 95521, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Minor Theatre (approx. 1.5 miles away); First Methodist Society on Humboldt Bay (approx. 1.6 miles away); Jacoby's Storehouse (approx. 1.6 miles away); Hose Company Number 4 (approx. 7.1 miles away); The Carson House (approx. 7.2 miles away); Humboldt Bay Maritime Museum (approx. 7.2 miles away); Samoa Cookhouse Circa 1893 (approx. 7.3 miles away); Indian/Gunther Island Site 67 (Tolowot) (approx. 7.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arcata.
 
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia Entry for 1st Battalion California Volunteer Mountaineers

Camp Curtis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, May 31, 2010
2. Camp Curtis Marker
. (Submitted on July 3, 2010, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
2. California Civil War Rosters. (Submitted on July 3, 2010, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
 
Additional comments.
1. We love our marker
Notice the typo? Calvary for Cavalry. We've noted that in the newspaper.
    — Submitted July 3, 2010, by Kevin Hoover of Arcata, California.

 
Categories. MilitaryNotable PersonsWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2010, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,029 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 3, 2010, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.
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