National Register of Historic PlacesNevada City, the "Queen City of the Northern Mines", became a town of 16,000 in the early 1850's following the discovery of gold on Deer Creek in 1849. Here is located the largest and best preserved historical downtown district in California Gold Country. As the county seat of Nevada County, Nevada City has maintained its position as the county's center of government, professional services and cultural activities since its beginning in 1851.
|Series||This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series|
|Placed By||Native Sons of the Golden West, Hydraulic Parlor No. 56|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 7:54am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 671043 N 4347784|
|Decimal Degrees||39.26253333, -121.01745000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 15.752', W 121° 1.047'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 15' 45.12" N, 121° 1' 2.82" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 101-149 Union Alley, Nevada City CA 95959, US|
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