Near Mariposa in Mariposa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
La Mineta 1850 - Princeton 1854 - Mount Bullion 1862
Erected 2005 by E Clampus Vitus, Matuca Chapter No. 1849.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 37° 30.418′ N, 120° 2.636′ W. Marker is near Mariposa, California, in Mariposa County. Marker is at the intersection of Princeton Road and Highway 49 Frontage Road on Princeton Road. Touch for map. The marker is next to the Airport Bar & Grill.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Ophir Mines (was approx. 1.3 miles away but has been reported missing. ); The Townsite of Agua Fria, California (approx. 1.9 miles away); Agua Fria (approx. 2.6 miles away); a different marker also named Agua Fria (approx. 2.6 miles away); May Rock (approx. 3.9 miles away); Mariposa Museum and History Center (approx. 4.2 miles away); A Shrine to Justice in California (approx. 4.4 miles away); Mariposa County Court House (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mariposa.
Also see . . .
1. John C. Fremont - Wikipedia. Offers several photos and information links to additional biographies and articles. (Submitted on August 23, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
2. BENTON, Thomas Hart, (1782 - 1858). (Submitted on August 23, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Natural Resources • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 23, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 695 times since then and 100 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 23, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. 4. submitted on February 21, 2012, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.