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Carmel in Monterey County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Lt. Colonel Juan Bautista De Anza

 
 
Lt. Colonel Juan Bautista De Anza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, March 8, 2015
1. Lt. Colonel Juan Bautista De Anza Marker
Inscription. Lt. Colonel Juan Bautista De Anza by decree of Carlos III of Spain. Led an expedition to this site the mission being to colonize the San Francisco Bay Area. De Anza Expedition 1775 - 1776
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail marker series.
 
Location. 36° 32.57′ N, 121° 55.191′ W. Marker is in Carmel, California, in Monterey County. Marker is on Rio Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3080 Rio Road, Carmel CA 93923, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mission Cross (a few steps from this marker); Early American Baptisms in California (within shouting distance of this marker); Junípero Serra/Establishing the California Missions/The Ave Maria Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Portola Crespi Cross (approx. 0.6 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away).
 
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Lt. Colonel Juan Bautista De Anza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, March 8, 2015
2. Lt. Colonel Juan Bautista De Anza Marker
Lt. Colonel Juan Bautista De Anza Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, March 8, 2015
3. Lt. Colonel Juan Bautista De Anza Marker
San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo Mission image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, March 8, 2015
4. San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo Mission
Father Junipero Serra image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, March 8, 2015
5. Father Junipero Serra
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 16, 2015, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 247 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 16, 2015, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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