Sam Brannan Store, Calistoga - #684
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frivlas
N 38° 34.971 W 122° 34.628
10S E 536830 N 4270571
Quick Description: The location of the small store that Sam Brannan built in the late 1850's.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 9/13/2006 10:17:01 PM
Waymark Code: WMQCM
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Marky
Views: 33

Long Description:
Sam Brannan arrived in Napa Valley in the late 1850s and purchased a square mile of land at the foot of Mount St. Helena. This is the store he built, in which he made $50,000 in one year.

Today this location is occupied by the Brannan Inn Care Home. There is no official plaque but instead sports a hand lettered sign at the corner.
Marker Number: 648.00

Marker Name: Sam Brannan Store, Calistoga

County: Napa

Has Official CA Plaque: no

NW corner of Wapoo Ave and Grant St, 203 Wapoo Ave, Calistoga

Marker Dedication Date: Not listed

Website: Not listed

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saopaulo1 visited Sam Brannan Store, Calistoga - #684 6/8/2009 saopaulo1 visited it

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