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

Peery House

 
 
Peery House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
1. Peery House Marker
Inscription. This house was built by Dr. Russell Peery in 1890. He owned a drug store in Tehachapi and was noted for having developed the "gold cure" for arthritis. It later became the residence of Albert Ancker, a long time banker who was a President of the Bank of Tehachapi.
 
Erected by Tehachapi Heritage League. (Marker Number 7.)
 
Location. 35° 7.736′ N, 118° 26.994′ W. Marker is in Tehachapi, California, in Kern County. Marker is on South Curry Street south of East D Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 South Curry Street, Tehachapi CA 93561, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Early High School (a few steps from this marker); B.M. Denison House & 1880's House (within shouting distance of this marker); McFarland House & Late 1880s House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing); Two 1890's Houses (about 500 feet away); First Methodist & Episcopal Church (about 600 feet away); Errea House (about 600 feet away); August Weferling House (about 600 feet away); Tehachapi Hospital (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tehachapi.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Peery House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
2. Peery House Marker
Peery House image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
3. Peery House
Peery House & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
4. Peery House & Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 19, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 299 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 19, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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