Cornerstone 1853 - Dedicated 1854The first building erected as a cathedral in California, Old Saint Mary's served the archdiocese of San Francisco in that capacity from 1854 to 1891. Once the City's most prominent building, much of its stone work was quarried and cut in China and its brick brought "around the Horn" in sailing ships.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series|
|Placed By||California State Park Commission and the Paulist Fathers and the Grand Parlor of the Native Sons of the Golden West|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 6:52am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 552318 N 4182970|
|Decimal Degrees||37.79260000, -122.40576667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 47.556', W 122° 24.346'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 47' 33.36" N, 122° 24' 20.76" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||415, 925, 650, 510|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 680-698 California St, San Francisco CA 94108, US|
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