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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here. California's historic marker program is a great way to learn the history of the The Golden State! See waymark creation and logging requirements below.
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California Historical MarkersFort Janesville - Janesville, CA

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This historical maker resides on property owned by Janesville Christian Fellowship.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 4/14/2015

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersChiles Grist Mill - St. Helena, CA

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A California historical plaque along Chiles Creek off the beaten path in Napa County.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr

location: California

date approved: 3/10/2015

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersFirst Transcontinental Railroad - Alameda, CA

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A California Plaque in downtown Alameda, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 2/9/2015

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersTolowa Indian Settlements

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Along the coast in Crescent City.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: California

date approved: 2/1/2015

last visited: 3/27/2015

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California Historical MarkersRancho Los Cerritos - Long Beach, CA

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A historic site in the middle of a golf course.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/16/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersDiscovery Well - Long Beach, CA

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A historic site with a view.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 12/14/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersMother Colony House - Anaheim, CA

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A state marker, at a small historic park in downtown Anaheim.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 10/4/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersGuadalupe Mission of San Jose - San Jose, CA

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A new plaque at a historic church in San Jose.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 9/15/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersNo. 109 Chimney Rock - Modoc County, CA

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This historic landmark is located just west of Hwy 395 and near railroad tracks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 9/7/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersGiant Dipper Roller Coaster - San Diego, CA

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A new marker, that is state registered, located in Belmont Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 8/19/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersCasa de Pedrorena de Altimirano (SOUTH) - San Diego, CA

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This is a set of duplicate markers at the Casa de Pedrorena de Altimirano.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 8/18/2014

last visited: 5/15/2011

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California Historical MarkersLa Cristianita - San Clemente, CA

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This marker is located at the Casa Romantica, near the San Clemente Pier.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 7/28/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical Markers2 Miles - Dana Point, CA

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This marker is located near Doheny State Beach, at the Rivera Beach & Spa Resort..

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 7/28/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersSecond Garrote

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A historical marker placed for the historic Gold Rush settlement of Second Garrote along the Mark Twain Bret Harte Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr

location: California

date approved: 7/1/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersSpringfield

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A historical marker placed for the historic Gold Rush town of Springfield along the Mark Twain Bret Harte Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr

location: California

date approved: 6/13/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersMontezuma

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A very discrete marker along Highway 49 for an old California mining town.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr

location: California

date approved: 5/22/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersHome of Lotta Crabtree

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A childhood home of Lotta Crabtree, one of the wealthiest and most beloved American entertainers of the late 19th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr

location: California

date approved: 5/5/2014

last visited: 5/22/2014

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California Historical MarkersTuolumne (Formerly called Summersville)

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A historical marker placed for the historic Gold Rush town of Summersville along the Mark Twain Bret Harte Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr

location: California

date approved: 5/5/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersShaw's Flat - Sonora, California

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A historical marker placed for the historic Gold Rush town of Shaw's Flat along the Mark Twain Bret Harte Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr

location: California

date approved: 5/4/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersJamestown - Jamestown, California

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A historical marker placed for the historic Gold Rush town of Jamestown along the Mark Twain Bret Harte Trail. Jamestown is home of the Railtown 1897 California State Historic Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr

location: California

date approved: 5/4/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersSite of One of the First Discoveries of Quartz Gold in California

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A marker in Grass Valley commemorating the site of one of the first discoveries of quartz gold in California.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr

location: California

date approved: 5/4/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersSoulsbyville - Soulsbyville, CA

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A historical marker placed for the historic Gold Rush town of Soulsbyville along the Mark Twain Bret Harte Trail

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr

location: California

date approved: 4/25/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersMount Saint Mary's Convent and Academy

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This is the only surviving original orphanage in California and commemorates the Sisters of Mercy.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr

location: California

date approved: 4/24/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersView of Cape Horn Promontory North Fork American River Canyon - Colfax, CA

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A plaque along Hway 174 in Colfax.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/21/2014

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersSonora-Mono Road - Sugar Pine, California

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A Mark Twain Bret Harte Trail historical marker placed for Sonora-Mono Toll Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr

location: California

date approved: 4/14/2014

last visited: never

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