California Historical Landmarks in Mariposa County

California Historical Landmark 332
State Route 49 Near Main Street

California Historical Landmark #332: Coulterville
  California Historical Landmark #332: Coulterville
8 October 2007
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While miners worked nearby streams and veins for gold, George W. Coulter served their needs as merchant and hotel proprietor. His first store, established in 1850, was a tent stocked with merchandise hauled in by pack train. Coulter and the town which bears his name prospered, as Coulterville became the business and social capital of this area.

California Registered Historical Landmark no. 332

Plaque placed by the California State Park Commission in cooperation with the Mariposa County Recreation and Parks Commission and the Mariposa County Historical Society, June 6, 1959.

Main Street in Coulterville is National Register Historic District #82002205.

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