Whittier in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Casa de Governor Pío Pico
Erected 1966 by State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the California Historical Landmarks Advisory Committee, Governor Pico Mansion Society, Poppy Trail Parlor No. 266, and Whittier Parlor No. 298, N.D.G.W. (Marker Number 127.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 33° 59.65′ N, 118° 4.248′ W. Marker is in Whittier, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Whittier Boulevard (California Route 72) west of Pioneer Boulevard, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located approximately 400 feet northwest of the intersection at Pío Pico State Historic Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6003 Pioneer Boulevard, Whittier CA 90606, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of Reform School for Juvenile Offenders (approx. 1.6 miles away); Paradox Hybrid Walnut Tree (approx. 2 miles away); Juan Matias Sanchez Adobe (approx. 2.3 miles away); Battle of the Rio San Gabriel (approx. 2.3 miles away); Old Mission San Gabriel (approx. 2½ miles away); Casa de Rancho San Antonio (approx. 4 miles away); The Speedee McDonald's Store (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Lion (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Whittier.
Also see . . . Pio Pico (1801 - 1894) - Find A Grave Memorial. (Submitted on December 27, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.)
Categories. • Hispanic Americans • Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 26, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 751 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on December 26, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.