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Antioch in Contra Costa County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

July 4, Anno Domini, 1951

 
 
July 4, Anno Domini, 1951 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, March 31, 2016
1. July 4, Anno Domini, 1951 Marker
Inscription. This city was named 100 years ago for Antioch in Syria were the disciples of Jesus Christ were first called Christians. -- (Acts 11:26)
Today we rededicate ourselves to him in grateful memory of our founding fathers who envisioned a city and a world under the rule of the spirit of Christ.
 
Erected 1951.
 
Location. 38° 0.662′ N, 121° 48.379′ W. Marker is in Antioch, California, in Contra Costa County. Marker is on West 10th Street near A Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 West 10th Street, Antioch CA 94509, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Woman's Club of Antioch (approx. half a mile away); Birthplace of Antioch (approx. 0.6 miles away); F & AM - Antioch-Brentwood Lodge #175 Building (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Cannery Lady (approx. 0.7 miles away); City of Antioch War Dog Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); The McCoy Cook House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Antioch High School Cupola (approx. 1.1 miles away); Riverview Union High School (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Antioch.
 
More about this marker.
July 4, Anno Domini, 1951 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, March 31, 2016
2. July 4, Anno Domini, 1951 Marker
This marker is at the northeast corner of Antioch City Park.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 4, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 163 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 4, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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