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

Bank of Bakersfield

 
 
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By Denise Boose, April 27, 2012
1. Bank of Bakersfield Marker
Inscription. This site patented by Colonel Thomas Baker in 1867. Numerous individuals owned property until erection of Bank of Bakerfield in 1903. Replaced by present Bank of America buiding in 1930.
 
Erected 1970 by Kern County Historical Society.
 
Location. 35° 22.62′ N, 119° 1.146′ W. Marker is in Bakersfield, California, in Kern County. Marker is at the intersection of Chester Avenue and 20th Street, on the right when traveling west on Chester Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1931 Chester Avenue, Bakersfield CA 93301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brock's Department Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Livermore and Chester Store (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Weill's Department Store (about 300 feet away); Arlington House (about 400 feet away); Kern County Land Company Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bakersfield Californian (approx. 0.2 miles away); Standard Oil Company Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alphonse Weill Residence (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bakersfield.
 
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Bank of Bakersfield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, April 27, 2012
2. Bank of Bakersfield Marker
Bank of Bakersfield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, April 27, 2012
3. Bank of Bakersfield Marker
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By Denise Boose, April 27, 2012
4. Bank of Bakersfield
Now the Stars Theatre Resturant
Bank of Bakersfield image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, April 27, 2012
5. Bank of Bakersfield
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 6, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 378 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 6, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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