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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Pomona, 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; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Los Angeles County, CA (874) Kern County, CA (308) Orange County, CA (191) San Bernardino County, CA (245) Ventura County, CA (108)  LosAngelesCounty(874) Los Angeles County (874)  KernCounty(308) Kern County (308)  OrangeCounty(191) Orange County (191)  SanBernardinoCounty(245) San Bernardino County (245)  VenturaCounty(108) Ventura County (108)
Location of Pomona, California
    Los Angeles County (874)
    Kern County (308)
    Orange County (191)
    San Bernardino County (245)
    Ventura County (108)
 
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1California (Los Angeles County), Pomona — 372 — Adobe de Palomares
On East Arrow Highway at North Orange Grove Avenue, on the right when traveling west on East Arrow Highway.
Completed about 1854 and restored in 1939, this was the family home of Don Ygnacio Palomares, who with Don Ricardo Vejar was granted Rancho San José in 1837 by Governor Juan B. Alvarado. — Map (db m128910) HM
2California (Los Angeles County), Pomona — Casa Alvarado
Near Old Settlers Lane south of Hacienda Place, on the right when traveling south.
Built about 1840 by Ygnacio Alvarado. Chapel served by San Gabriel Mission. Pomona's first public school. Dr. B. S. Nichols family home 1886-1951. 1951, Alfonso B. Fages home. — Map (db m128914) HM
3California (Los Angeles County), Pomona — 289 — First Home of Pomona College
On White Street at Mission Boulevard, on the right when traveling south on White Street.
On this site, September 12, 1888, was held the first session of Pomona College. — Map (db m154561) HM
4California (Los Angeles County), Pomona — La Casa Primera
On Park Avenue at McKinley Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Park Avenue.
The first adobe home of Ygnacio Palomares and wife Concepcion Lopez, the oldest house in the Pomona Valley, was built in 1837. It originally consisted of two rooms with a viga-latilla branch roof and packed mud floor. The Palomares family lived . . . — Map (db m128911) HM
5California (Los Angeles County), Pomona — La Casa Primera Dedication
Near North Park Avenue at West McKinley Avenue, on the right when traveling south.
Dedicated to the families of Ygnacio Palomares Builder of this house and Ricardo Vejar grantees of Rancho San Jose in 1837 first settlers of Pomona Valley — Map (db m159632) HM
6California (Los Angeles County), Pomona — 934 — Pomona Assembly Center
On McKinley Avenue at Canyon Way, on the right when traveling west on McKinley Avenue.
The Los Angeles County Fairgrounds was one of 15 temporary assembly centers established during World War II pursuant to Executive Order 9066, signed by President Franklin D. Roosevelt on February 19, 1942. The U S. Army confined at this site . . . — Map (db m165492) HM
 
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