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House of Governor Alvarado #348 - Monterey, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 36° 35.870 W 121° 53.703
10S E 598831 N 4050828
Quick Description: Located at 494-498 Alvarado Street, Monterey
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 7/20/2016 9:32:06 AM
Waymark Code: WMRPXN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 2

Long Description:
The plaque reads:

"NO. 348 HOUSE OF GOVERNOR ALVARADO - A native of Monterey, Alvarado served as Governor of Mexican California from December 20, 1836 to December 20, 1842. During his administration the increasing influx of Americans and the Russian settlement at Fort Ross began to be regarded as serious problems. Russians withdrew in 1841."

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Marker Number: 348.00

Marker Name:

County: Monterey

Has Official CA Plaque: yes

Marker Dedication Date: 9/4/1949

494-498 Alvarado Street, Monterey Open Map

Website: [Web Link]

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Metro2 visited House of Governor Alvarado  #348  - Monterey, CA 11/8/2014 Metro2 visited it