California Historical Landmarks in Sacramento County

California Historical Landmark 597
What Cheer House
K and Front Streets

California Historical Landmark #597: What Cheer House in Sacramento 2 January 2009

Drawing of 1862 Flood in Sacramento K Street during 1862 flood showing What Cheer House and Ebner's Hotel
Courtesy California State Library
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What Cheer House

The celebrated hotel was constructed on this site in 1853. State offices were located here in 1855.

Citation from California Office of Historic Preservation

The What Cheer House contributes to the Old Sacramento Historic District which is a National Historic Landmark.

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

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