Daly City in San Mateo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Where Daly City Started
Erected 1989 by Yerba Buena Chapter, E Clampus Vitus and Crocker Lodge No.454 F.&A.M.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 37° 42.356′ N, 122° 27.728′ W. Marker is in Daly City, California, in San Mateo County. Marker is on Hillcrest Drive west of Mission Street (California Highway 82), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is mounted on the front of the Masonic Temple. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17 Hillcrest Drive, Daly City CA 94014, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Granville House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Broderick – Terry Duel (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mount Olivet Cemetery Office and Streetcar Line (approx. 1.7 miles away); Colma Historical Museum Railroad Semaphore Signal (approx. 1.7 miles away); Old Colma Railroad Station (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Old Colma Railroad Station (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Ground Beneath Your Feet (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Daly City.
Also see . . . The History of Daly City. A detailed history of the area along with vintage photos. Daly City was considered at the time to be "the first shot to the Civil War" following the Broderick - Terry Dual of 1859.
See nearby marker for additional information. (Submitted on March 29, 2010.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 29, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,081 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on February 6, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 29, 2010, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.