San Francisco in San Francisco City and County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Juana Briones y Tapia de Miranda
1802 – 1889
—North Beach Pioneer —
Erected 1997 by State Department of Parks and Recreation, San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department, the Women’s Heritage Museum, and the Bay Area Network of Latinas. (Marker Number CHL 1024.)
Location. 37° 48.072′ N, 122° 24.572′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Stockton Street and Filbert Street. Touch for map. This marker is located in Washington Park near the intersection of Stockton and Filbert street. Marker is in this post office area: San Francisco CA 94133, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Original Site of Third Baptist Church (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Francis of Assisi Church Coit Tower (approx. 0.2 miles away); Coit Memorial Tower (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Saloon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Telegraph Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Stinking Rose (approx. ¼ mile away); The Condor (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
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Also see . . . Juana Briones Heritage. Documents from the early years of San Francisco, then called Yerba Buena, show that Juana separated from her husband and set up another house with her children in the area of San Francisco known today as North Beach. (Submitted on August 13, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Hispanic Americans • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 13, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 501 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 13, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.