Tile Murals at Post Office, Monterey Ca
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WalruZ
N 36° 35.725 W 121° 53.743
10S E 598774 N 4050559
Quick Description: Two historic tile murals
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 8/5/2006 10:56:36 PM
Waymark Code: WMK7W
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 39

Long Description:
On either side of the entrance to the Monterey Ca. Post Office is a lovely tile mural set into the wall

On the left hand side is "The Landing of Sebastian Viscaino at Monterey, December 16, 1602".

On the right hand side is "Raising the flag at Monterey by the forces of Commodore Sloat, July 7, 1846."

The tiles are marked as being from the famous Gladding McBean tile company, but the artist is not mentioned.

City: Monterey, Ca

Location Name: Not listed

Artist: Not listed

Date: Not listed

Media: Not listed

Relevant Web Site: Not listed

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