Wells Fargo & Company / North San Juan - 1853

Wells Fargo & Company / North San Juan - 1853 (HMQNN)

Location: North San Juan, CA 95960 Nevada County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 22.194', W 121° 6.303'

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[ Building consists of three sections. Marker #1 is mounted on the front of the far right section. Marker #2 is mounted on the front of the center section. ]

Marker #1:
Wells Fargo & Company
Office and holding center for gold and currency, 1854 - 80. Block & Furth Co. clothing store, 1861 - 69. Chinese laundry and store operated by Happy Go Lucky, 1890 - 1920. Bar and liquor store since 1934. First saloon owner "Ma" Cunningham, 1934.
Dedicated October 7, 1978
Wm. Bull Meek-Wm. Morris Stewart, No. 10
E Clampus Vitus - Nevada City, Calif.

Marker #2:
North San Juan
Dedicated to the memory of the founder Christian Keinz and to all the pioneer Argonauts of San Juan Ridge, who by their labor and fortitude contributed so greatly to the wealth and economy of Nevada County, California and the nation.
Placed by
Wm. Bull Meek-Wm. Morris Stewart
Chapter E Clampus Vitus
Oct. 12, 1963
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed1963
Placed ByWm. Bull Meek - Wm. Morris Stewart Chapter No. 10, E Clampus Vitus
Marker Condition
5 out of 10 (1 reports)
Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 7:19pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 663235 N 4359538
Decimal Degrees39.36990000, -121.10505000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 22.194', W 121° 6.303'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 22' 11.64" N, 121° 6' 18.18" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 29322 CA-49, North San Juan CA 95960, US
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I Saw The Marker

Near Hwy 49 in Nevada County seems well preserved in the middle of nowhere near North San Juan.

May 30, 2016 at 11:35pm PDT by taylorrita

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