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St. Helena in Napa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Sophie Alstrom Mitchell

 
 
Sophie Alstrom Mitchell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, December 5, 2015
1. Sophie Alstrom Mitchell Marker
Inscription.
Home of
Sophie Alstrom Mitchell
From 1862 to 1882

An artist
noted for her water color paintings
of California wildflowers

Dedicated April 16, 1988

Napa County Chapter, California Native Plant Society
Napa County Museum Association

 
Erected 1988.
 
Location. 38° 29.405′ N, 122° 29.826′ W. Marker is in St. Helena, California, in Napa County. Marker is on White Sulphur Spring Road one mile west of Spring Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3100 White Sulphur Spring Road, Saint Helena CA 94574, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. White Sulphur Springs (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Beringer Brothers Winery (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hudson House (approx. 1.7 miles away); NSGW & Historic District (approx. 1.8 miles away); Richie Block (approx. 1.8 miles away); Charles Krug Winery (approx. 1.9 miles away); Cesare Mondavi 1883 – 1959 (approx. 1.9 miles away); Charles Krug 1825 - 1892 (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Helena.
 
More about this marker.
Sophie Alstrom Mitchell Home and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, December 5, 2015
2. Sophie Alstrom Mitchell Home and Marker
The marker is visible here mounted to a rock in the lower right foreground.
The marker is located on the grounds of the Hoffman Institute, and although the road through the Institute is public, the grounds itself is on private property.
 
Also see . . .  Sophie Marie Alstrom Mitchell. The St. Helena Historical Society's (May 2007) biography of Sophie Alstom Mitchell. (Submitted on December 19, 2015.) 
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 19, 2015, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 164 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 19, 2015, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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