Near Tiburon in Marin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Protecting the Public Health
Location. 37° 51.99′ N, 122° 26.305′ W. Marker is near Tiburon, California, in Marin County. Marker is on Perimeter Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Perimeter Road is a 5 mile, mostly paved, walking/bicycle path that goes around Angel Island. Angel Island State Park is accessed by ferry from Tiburon or San Francisco. Marker is in this post office area: Belvedere Tiburon CA 94920, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Angel Island (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ayala Cove (approx. ¼ mile away); Caring for Soldiers (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Army Moves In Defending the Bay (approx. 0.7 miles away); Honoring the Contributions of Chinese Immigrants (approx. ¾ mile away); Dr. Lyford's Stone Tower (approx. ¾ mile away); The Post Expands (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tiburon.
Also see . . . Quarantine Station - Angel Island Conservancy. The first ship to have her passengers quarantined on the island was the steamship China on April 27, 1891: there was smallpox on board. (Submitted on October 12, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 12, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 305 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 12, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. 3. submitted on October 18, 2013. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.