Tuolumne County Points of Interest

Ramirez-Preston Building in Jamestown
  Ramirez-Preston Building in Jamestown 6 December 2012
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Ramirez-Preston Building
Main Street at Lemon Drop Lane

A marker is mounted on the front of the building:

Ramirez-Preston Building
Early 1850's

Ignacia Ramirez, female pioneer and native of Mexico, earliest known owner of this Gold Rush building. Upstairs meeting hall of St. James Masonic Lodge #54, acquired 1877 by R. A. Preston. Jamestown Post Office in 1930's; later medical office of Dr. James A. Hadley. Acquired by Donn Blount in 1994.

Tuolumne County Historical Society
Marker No. 8
December, 2002

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