Independence in Inyo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1984 by Slim Princess Chapter 395 E Clampus Vitus.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 36° 48.131′ N, 118° 12.003′ W. Marker is in Independence, California, in Inyo County. Marker is on West Market Street west of Three Flags Highway (U.S. 395), on the left when traveling west. Marker is located west of the Post Office. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Independence CA 93526, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Putnam’s Stone Cabin (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Inyo County Courthouse (about 500 feet away); Mary Austin’s Home (about 600 feet away); Engine #18 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Camp Independence (approx. 2˝ miles away); Kearsarge Station (approx. 4.6 miles away); Sacred Space (approx. 5.7 miles away); Legacy (approx. 5.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Independence.
Also see . . . A Bit of History . . . Thomas Edwards built the little white "salt-box" house on Market Street, just west of the U. S. Post Office about 1863. (Submitted on February 1, 2012.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers •
More. Search the internet for Edwards House.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 1, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 747 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 1, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. 4. submitted on April 27, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.