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Historical Markers in Santa Rosa, California

 
Clickable Map of Sonoma 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 Sonoma County, CA (126) Contra Costa County, CA (387) Lake County, CA (27) Marin County, CA (141) Mendocino County, CA (42) Napa County, CA (89) Solano County, CA (95)  SonomaCounty(126) Sonoma County (126)  ContraCostaCounty(387) Contra Costa County (387)  LakeCounty(27) Lake County (27)  MarinCounty(141) Marin County (141)  MendocinoCounty(42) Mendocino County (42)  NapaCounty(89) Napa County (89)  SolanoCounty(95) Solano County (95)
Santa Rosa is in Sonoma County
    Sonoma County (126)
    Contra Costa County (387)
    Lake County (27)
    Marin County (141)
    Mendocino County (42)
    Napa County (89)
    Solano County (95)
 
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1California (Sonoma County), Santa Rosa — Comstock House RestorationDue to be Completed in 2012
The 1905 Comstock House is undergoing a restoration. This house was designed by local architect Brainerd Jones, who also created most of the buildings in Petaluma's historic core as well as the nearby Belvedere. Jones included may whimsical . . . Map (db m102519) HM
2California (Sonoma County), Santa Rosa — 692 — Hood House
This was the site of Rancho Los Guilucos (18,833 acres), granted in 1839 by Governor Juan Bautista Alvarado to John Wilson and his wife, Ramona Carrillo, sister-in-law of General Mariano Guadalupe Vallejo. The house, constructed in 1858 by William . . . Map (db m80730) HM
3California (Sonoma County), Santa Rosa — Isaac De Turk 1843 - 1896
Isaac De Turk came to Santa Rosa from Indiana in 1858. The son of a viticulturist, he was one of the first to appreciate the favorable conditions for growing wine grapes in this area and in 1862 established Belle Mount Vineyards at the foot of . . . Map (db m55049) HM
4California (Sonoma County), Santa Rosa — Lee Bros. Building - 1906
Brothers William H. Lee (born 1854) and Charles E. Lee (born 1856) came to California from Michigan and by the 1880’s had established a successful warehousing and drayage business. The earthquake of 1906, which caused greater damage to Santa Rosa . . . Map (db m54780) HM
5California (Sonoma County), Santa Rosa — Luther Burbank Home
Luther Burbank was born in Massachusetts on March 7, 1849 and arrived in Santa Rosa in October 1875. In 1884 he purchased four acres surrounding this site as a place for horticultural experiments. Here he lived and worked until his death on April . . . Map (db m12590) HM
6California (Sonoma County), Santa Rosa — Luther Burbank's Garden
1881 - In This Garden - 1926 Luther Burbank wrought with living plants to bring the world greater fertility, wealth and beauty developing new varieties which produced better fruits and more beautiful flowers. Map (db m159543) HM
7California (Sonoma County), Santa Rosa — Santa Rosa Post Office and Federal Building
Completed in 1910 at 401 Fifth Street Designed by James Knox Taylor, FAIA Moved to this site in 1979 Preservation Architect, Dan Peterson, AIA Listed in the National Register of Historic Places by the United Staes Department of the . . . Map (db m102518) HM
8California (Sonoma County), Santa Rosa — Santa Rosa Rural Cemetery
Established in 1854 with the burial of Thompson Mize on Oliver Beaulieu’s property, this cemetery holds the remains of over 5000 citizens hailing from all parts of the United States and various foreign countries. Graves include famous Sonoma County . . . Map (db m54767) HM
 
Oct. 20, 2021