California Historical Landmarks in Modoc County
California Historical Landmark 110
Canby's Cross Commemorative Plaque
Highway 139 and County Road 120
General E.R.S. Canby was murdered here in April, 1873, while holding a peace parley under [a] flag of truce with Captain Jack and Indian chiefs. Rev. Eleazer Thomas, peace commissioner, was likewise treacherously slain.
Historical Landmark No. 110
Department of Public Works - Division of Highways