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Santa Monica in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Rapp's Saloon

 
 
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By Denise Boose, August 17, 2014
1. Rapps Saloon Marker
Inscription. This building, the first brick structure in the city, was erected in October 1875 as a tavern by William Rapp. Known as Rapp's Saloon, it served as the town hall from May 1887 to January 1889.

Designated as a landmark on August 20 1975 Santa Monica Landmark
 
Erected 1975 by City of Santa Monica.
 
Location. 34° 0.836′ N, 118° 29.775′ W. Marker is in Santa Monica, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on 2nd Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. This building is next door to the Los Angeles Sightseeing tours of Santa Monica. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1434 2nd Street, Santa Monica CA 90401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Will Rogers Highway (was about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing. ); Santa Monica Pier (approx. mile away); The Santa Monica Pier Carousel (approx. mile away); Port Los Angeles (approx. 2.1 miles away); Tongva Sacred Springs (approx. 3.1 miles away); La Ballona School (approx. 5 miles
Rapps Saloon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, August 17, 2014
2. Rapps Saloon Marker
away); Veterans Memorial Building (VMB) (approx. 5.4 miles away); St. Augustine's Church (approx. 5.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Monica.
 
Also see . . .  Santa Monica Conservancy: Rapp's Saloon. (Submitted on April 25, 2015, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Rapps Saloon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, August 17, 2014
3. Rapps Saloon Marker
Rapps Saloon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, August 17, 2014
4. Rapps Saloon Marker
Rapps Saloon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, August 17, 2014
5. Rapps Saloon Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 28, 2015, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 256 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 28, 2015, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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