La Habra's Birthplace
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 33° 55.900 W 117° 56.762
11S E 412564 N 3754982
Quick Description: This Historical Marker is located on the southeast corner of Euclid Street and La Habra Blvd in La Habra, California.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 8/22/2013 9:02:52 PM
Waymark Code: WMHX97
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
La Habra's Birthplace

The first post office, officially naming this settlement "La Habra was granted in 1896 and was established in a corner of Coys Store, located on this site. El Camino Viejo, the old road between the missions, passed this corner, which became a central trading point in the fertile La Habra Valley.

Historical Site No. 21
Orange County Board of Supervisors
Orange County Historical Commission
Placed 1976

Group that erected the marker: Orange County Board of Supervisors & Orange County Historical Commission

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
Euclid Street and La Habra Blvd
La Habra, California

URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: Not listed

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