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Near Greenville in Plumas County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Peter Lassen

Site of Trading Post

 

1851

 
Peter Lassen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, August 8, 2009
1. Peter Lassen Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated by
Plumas Pioneer Parlor
No. 210, N.D.G.W.
Plumas Parlor
No. 228, N.S.G.W.
October 26, 1930

 
Erected 1930 by Native Daughters of the Golden West and National Sons of the Golden West. (Marker Number CHL 184.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 40° 8.983′ N, 120° 52.767′ W. Marker is near Greenville, California, in Plumas County. Marker is on North Valley Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Taylorsville CA 95983, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bransford & McIntyre Store (approx. 3.9 miles away); Sincerity Lodge 132 F.&A.M. (approx. 3.9 miles away); Bransford & McIntyre Warehouse (approx. 3.9 miles away); First Permanent Residence in Indian Valley (approx. 5 miles away); Taylorsville Veterans Memorial (approx. 5 miles away); Taylorville General Store (approx. 5.6 miles away); Taylorsville Cemetery (approx. 5.7 miles away); Indian Valley Railroad (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenville.
 
Regarding Peter Lassen.
Peter Lassen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, August 8, 2009
2. Peter Lassen Marker
It appears that State Historical Marker 184 also stood at this spot at one time, but no longer.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia - Peter Lassen. (Submitted on August 24, 2009, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 24, 2009, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,019 times since then and 55 times this year. Last updated on March 24, 2016, by James King of San Miguel, California. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 24, 2009, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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