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

Duarte's Store

 
 
Duarte's Store Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 29, 2013
1. Duarte's Store Marker
Inscription. Rosario Duarte introduced salmon trolling to Monterey Bay in 1878. His store was a popular local meeting place. Relocated in 1922 it became a dry goods business operated by Chinese merchant Louis Jang into the 1940ís.
 
Erected by Monterey History & Art Association.
 
Location. 36° 36.159′ N, 121° 53.682′ W. Marker is in Monterey, California, in Monterey County. Marker is on Olivier Street. Touch for map. Olivier Street is closed to vehicular traffic, foot traffic only. Marker is at or near this postal address: 170 Olivier Street, Monterey CA 93940, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas Cole House (here, next to this marker); Earthquake Bell (a few steps from this marker); John “Bricky” Crivello (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Don Gaspar de Portola (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Monterey Custom House (about 400 feet away); Custom House (about 400 feet away); Monterey Customhouse (about 400 feet away); First Brick House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monterey.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Duarte's Store and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 29, 2013
2. Duarte's Store and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 11, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 282 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 11, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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