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

First Pharmacy

 
 
First Pharmacy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 7, 2013
1. First Pharmacy Marker
Inscription.
Randall & McDermott
1855
B.S.A. Troop 29
(Seal of the American Revolution Bicentennial 1776-1976)

 
Erected by Boy Scout Troop 29.
 
Location. 39° 30.834′ N, 121° 33.375′ W. Marker is in Oroville, California, in Butte County. Marker is on Montgomery Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1940, Oroville CA 95965, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Liberty Pole In The West (within shouting distance of this marker); The American (within shouting distance of this marker); First Banking Institution in Ophir (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of First Oroville Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Boehme & Heep Saloon (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edison Building (about 400 feet away); Butte County Court House at Oroville (about 500 feet away); Liberty Pole (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oroville.
 
Categories. Science & Medicine
 
First Pharmacy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 7, 2013
2. First Pharmacy Marker
The marker is embedded in the sidewalk.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 12, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 406 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 12, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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