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Hornitos in Mariposa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Old Wells Fargo Office

1854

 
 
Old Wells Fargo Office Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 20, 2011
1. Old Wells Fargo Office Marker
Inscription.
Situated 150 feet south of here was
The original
Hornitos Office
of
Wells Fargo & Co.

This plaque is dedicated to the
Pioneers of California
by
Yosemite Parlor No. 24. N.S.G.W.
of Merced

 
Erected 1928 by Native Sons of the Golden West, Yosemite Parlor No. 24 and Wells Fargo & Union Trust Co.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 37° 30.14′ N, 120° 14.305′ W. Marker is in Hornitos, California, in Mariposa County. Marker is on Bear Valley Road (County Road J16), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2882 Bear Valley Road, Hornitos CA 95325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hornitos (a few steps from this marker); D. Ghirardelli & Co. (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Hornitos (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Hornitos (within shouting distance of this marker); Hornitos Masonic Hall
Old Wells Fargo Office Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 20, 2011
2. Old Wells Fargo Office Marker
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hornitos Masonic Hall No. 98 (about 400 feet away); Cavagnaro General Store (about 700 feet away); St Catherine Catholic Church (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hornitos.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Old Wells Fargo Office Marker next to Golden Stag Hall image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 20, 2011
3. Old Wells Fargo Office Marker next to Golden Stag Hall
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 6, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 717 times since then and 64 times this year. Last updated on March 16, 2016, by James King of San Miguel, California. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 6, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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