“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Canyon Country, California

Clickable Map of Los Angeles County, California and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Los Angeles County, CA (1264) Kern County, CA (315) Orange County, CA (390) San Bernardino County, CA (281) Ventura County, CA (149)  LosAngelesCounty(1264) Los Angeles County (1264)  KernCounty(315) Kern County (315)  OrangeCounty(390) Orange County (390)  SanBernardinoCounty(281) San Bernardino County (281)  VenturaCounty(149) Ventura County (149)
Los Angeles is the county seat for Los Angeles County
Canyon Country is in Los Angeles County
      Los Angeles County (1264)  
      Kern County (315)  
      Orange County (390)  
      San Bernardino County (281)  
      Ventura County (149)  
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1California (Los Angeles County), Canyon Country — Chinese Railroad Workers
On this centennial we honor over three thousand Chinese who helped build the Southern Pacific Railroad and the San Fernando Tunnel. Their labor gave California the first north-south railway, changing the state’s history.Map (db m133729) HM
2California (Los Angeles County), Canyon Country — 590 — Lang Southern Pacific Station
On September 5, 1876, Charles Crocker, President of the Southern Pacific Company, drove a gold spike here to complete his company's San Joaquin Valley Line, the first rail connection of Los Angeles with San Francisco and Transcontinental lines.Map (db m122365) HM
3California (Los Angeles County), Canyon Country — Lang Station
On this exact site (or hereabouts) 100 years ago, Clamper Charles Crocker drove a spike of pure California gold, completing the Southern Pacific Railroad link between San Francisco & Los Angeles, Queen of Counties.Map (db m133821) HM
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Nov. 29, 2022