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Tehachapi in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Tehachapi Museum

 
 
Tehachapi Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, April 17, 2010
1. Tehachapi Museum Marker
Inscription. This structure was built in 1932 as the Kern County Branch Library. When a new library was constructed in 1981, the County gave the old building to the City of Tehachapi with the stipulation that it be used as a public building. In 1982 the City leased it to the Tehachapi Heritage League to be used as a museum.
 
Erected by Tehachapi Heritage League. (Marker Number 1.)
 
Location. 35° 7.769′ N, 118° 26.873′ W. Marker is in Tehachapi, California, in Kern County. Marker is on South Green Street north of North D Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 310 South Green Street, Tehachapi CA 93561, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Tehachapi Museum (here, next to this marker); Errea House (a few steps from this marker); August Weferling House (within shouting distance of this marker); Former Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); First Methodist & Episcopal Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tehachapi Hospital
Tehachapi Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
2. Tehachapi Museum Marker
(about 300 feet away); Two 1890's Houses (about 400 feet away); Hitching Post Theatre (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tehachapi.
 
More about this marker. Maps for the walking tour are available at the Tehachapi Museum.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Tehachapi Museum & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
3. Tehachapi Museum & Marker
Marker is mounted on a pole to the right of the walkway at the sidewalk.
Tehachapi Museum image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, June 8, 2010
4. Tehachapi Museum
Tehachapi Museum image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
5. Tehachapi Museum
A Memorial Plaque Located to the Right of the Steps image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
6. A Memorial Plaque Located to the Right of the Steps
In Memory of
Philip Marx
Tehachapi's Best Loved Citizen
For His Sincerity, Loyalty
and Unselfishness
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 15, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 423 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on February 15, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.   2, 3. submitted on February 18, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.   4. submitted on February 15, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.   5. submitted on February 19, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.   6. submitted on February 18, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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