Weaverville in Trinity County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Erected 1979 by E Clampus Vitus, Trinitarianus Chapter 62.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 40° 43.941′ N, 122° 56.413′ W. Marker is in Weaverville, California, in Trinity County. Marker is on Main Street (California Route 3 / 229), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 625 Main Street, Weaverville CA 96093, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cameron Building Site (a few steps from this marker); Old Weaverville Fire Station (a few steps from this marker); E Clampus Vitus 1855 & 1962 (within shouting distance of this marker); Pacific Brewery Weaverville / Mountain Charlie (within shouting distance of this marker); Won Lim Miao (within shouting distance of this marker); Joss House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); New York Hotel (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weaverville.
Also see . . . Chinese Leave Mark in Trinity County - Jefferson Public Radio. Like so many immigrants, the first Chinese arrived in Trinity County, Calif., searching for gold. Mostly from the southern province of Guangdong, they called California Gum Shun or Gold Mountain. Few women and children were among them. (Submitted on June 5, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Asian Americans • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 5, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 533 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 5, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.