St George Hotel marker - Sacramento, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 38° 34.937 W 121° 30.081
10S E 630533 N 4271488
Quick Description: A marker in downtown Sacramento to the St. George Hotel.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 10/21/2008 2:00:18 AM
Waymark Code: WM50CT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber
Views: 30

Long Description:
The hotel was the place were people went to apply for the only ad for Pony Express riders. The ad appeared in 1860 Sacramento Union paper. The monthly salary was $50.
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1) Locate and photograph a monument or memorial to the Pony Express, be it a stone or a mural or a roadside sign.

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3) Include the coordinates of the location and the name of the city or town in your log.

4) Feel free to include as much history as you'd like. Educate us!
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