Auburn in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Auburn Joss House
Native Sons of the Golden West
Barney Noel, Grand President
In Memory of James D. Phelan, United States Senator
Erected 2005 by Native Sons of the Golden West.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 38° 53.684′ N, 121° 4.705′ W. Marker is in Auburn, California, in Placer County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Sacramento Street and Brewery Lane. Touch for map. The marker is located behind the Joss House. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 Sacramento Street, Auburn CA 95603, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Bosse-Morgan Building (within shouting distance of this marker); American Hotel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chinese Houses (about 300 feet away); The Tsuda Grocery (about 300 feet away); Jean Baptiste Charbonneau (about 400 feet away); Auburn Post Office (about 400 feet away); Wells Fargo Express Office – 1852 (about 400 feet away); Gietzen Fire Station (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Auburn.
Regarding The Auburn Joss House. The Auburn Joss House is open to the public the first Saturday of the month, 10am-2pm.
Also see . . . Auburn Gold Rush Days - The Auburn Joss House. Auburn's Joss House is being restored as a museum, through the work of Auburn residents Richard and Katherine Yue and other community residents, visitors, and those who value the Chinese role in California and U.S. history. (Submitted on June 23, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Additional keywords. Chinese, California Gold Rush
Categories. • Asian Americans • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 826 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on June 23, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.