California Historical Landmarks in Stanislaus County

California Historical Landmark 418
Empire City
Santa Fe Avenue 500 Feet South of Yosemite Boulevard

California Historical Landmark #418: Empire City
  California Historical Landmark #418: Empire City
7 October 2007
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Empire City

1 mile south of this spot is the site of Empire City. Founded 1850 by John G. Marvin. Head of navigation on the Tuolumne River Military Supply Depot and 2nd county seat of Stanislaus County. Destroyed by flood in 1861-62.

Dedicated Oct. 28, 1961
Estanislao Chapter No. 58
E Clampus Vitus

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