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

Site of Yreka Inn / Site of Dr. Daniel Ream Ranch

 
 
Site of Yreka Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 21, 2013
1. Site of Yreka Inn Marker
Inscription. Two related markers on opposite sides of the same 'board'.

Site of Yreka Inn
1925-1975
Stopping place for the “Rich and Famous”
mid-way between Portland, Oregon
and San Francisco

. Built in 1925 by L.L. Weaver
Purchased in 1947 by
George “Shorty” and Gertrude Russell Family

Dedicated October 11, 1997
The Russells
Timberline Community Bank

Site of Dr. Daniel Ream Ranch
Late 1880ís

Doctor Ream was very active in
fraternal and political activities.
He was a master mason as well as
Sheriff – Coroner and State Senator

. He will be most remembered for
traveling far and wide to aid
the sick and injured on his big white horse.

Siskiyou County Historical Society
E Clampus Vitus

 
Erected by The Russells, Timberline Community Bank, Siskiyou County Historical Society & E Clampus Vitus.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 41° 43.936′ N, 122° 38.134′ W. Marker is in Yreka, California, in Siskiyou County. Marker is on North Main Street
Site of Yreka Inn/Site of Dr. Daniel Ream Ranch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 21, 2013
2. Site of Yreka Inn/Site of Dr. Daniel Ream Ranch Marker
south of North Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 123 North Main Street, Yreka CA 96097, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Riddle Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Nicholas T. Delean Building (within shouting distance of this marker); 200, 202 W. Miner St. (within shouting distance of this marker); The Greathouse/DeWitt Building (within shouting distance of this marker); I.O.O.F. Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 204 W. Miner St. (about 300 feet away); Gas Works (about 300 feet away); Jennie B. Nichols Building (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yreka.
 
Also see . . .  The Yreka Inn 1925 (Sadly gone...) - Yreka History. The Yreka Inn had 102 rooms and was an "imposing" concrete structure. The Yreka Inn was located on the "Great Pacific Highway" (later known as Highway 99) midway between San Francisco and Portland in Yreka. (Submitted on November 13, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Additional keywords. hotel
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Site of Yreka Inn/Site of Dr. Daniel Ream Ranch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 21, 2013
3. Site of Yreka Inn/Site of Dr. Daniel Ream Ranch Marker
Yreka Inn image. Click for full size.
By Unknown, circa n/a
4. Yreka Inn
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 13, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 1,275 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 13, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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