Death Valley Junction in Inyo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Death Valley Junction
Erected 1988 by Billy Holcomb, Joaquin Murrieta, Slim Princess and John P. Squibob Chapters of E. Clampus Vitus. (Marker Number 51.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 36° 18.098′ N, 116° 24.857′ W. Marker is in Death Valley Junction, California, in Inyo County. Marker is on State Highway 127 0.2 miles south of State Highway 190, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The location of Death Valley Junction is at SR-127 and SR-190. The marker is located front of the Amargosa Hotel/Opera House complex. Marker is in this post office area: Death Valley CA 92328, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Amargosa Opera House (within shouting distance of this marker); Jack Longstreet (approx. 7.7 miles away in Nevada); Amargosa Valley's Clay Industry (approx. 7.7 miles away in Nevada); Jack's Stone Cabin (approx. 12½ miles away in Nevada).
More about this marker. At the same time this Plaque was being erected and dedicated, the Grand Council of E Clampus Vitus dedicated a marker commemorating the Amargosa Opera House. It is fastened to the east side of the Opera House, which is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
SOURCE: Billy Holcomb Chapter 1069 35th Anniversary Plaque Book by Phillip Holdaway
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