California Historical Landmarks in Sacramento County

California Historical Landmark 366
Pioneer Telegraph Station
1015 2nd Street

California Historical Landmark #366: Pioneer Telegraph Station 11 August 2006
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Pioneer Telegraph Station

Erroneously called the Pony Express Terminal, this was the location of the office occupied by the State Telegraph Company, 1863-1868, and the Western Union Telegraph Company, 1868-1915.

Citation from California Office of Historic Preservation

The Pioneer Telegraph Station contributes to the Old Sacramento Historic District which is a National Historic Landmark.

We were unable to locate a bear flag plaque for the Pioneer Telegraph Station. Here's a list of other California Historical Landmarks which had no bear flag plaque when we visited them.

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