Which is it? S or no SNamed for James Smart, who built the first hotel in 1856. Smartville was referred in the US Federal land grant of 1878, as Smartsville. Due to ruling by the US Post Office Department, in 1909. The name was changed back the Smartville. It stayed that way for 99 years. Petitions to the Board of Geographic Names, lead to the ruling in favor of the S. And in August 2008 the name was changed back to Smartsville.
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|Series||This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series|
|Placed By||Chapter 10 Nevada City, Ca Chapter 7-11 Paradise, Ca Chapter 5978 La Port, Ca|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, January 16th, 2017 at 1:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 646983 N 4341145|
|Decimal Degrees||39.20715000, -121.29765000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 12.429', W 121° 17.859'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 12' 25.74" N, 121° 17' 51.54" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 8456 Smartville Rd, Smartsville CA 95977, US|
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