Supporting a Life of Ease

Supporting a Life of Ease (HM24VD)

Location: South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 El Dorado County
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N 38° 56.319', W 120° 2.719'

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The Pope complex is the largest of the Estates, and the main house the most elaborate and least rustic of the three. It is a good example of the fact that construction practices at Tahoe during this period favored the use of lavish effects and often ignored structural soundness.

The Tevis and Pope families provided their guests total convenience. The house also had to be heavily maintained to required much upkeep. All the work was performed by a butler, maids, cooks, gardeners, and many other servants.

Staff spent grueling hours each week in the laundry, dairy, larder, barn, and garden, which you will find south and west of the courtyard.
HM NumberHM24VD
Placed ByUSDA Forest Service
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, January 22nd, 2018 at 10:01am PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 756096 N 4314120
Decimal Degrees38.93865000, -120.04531667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 56.319', W 120° 2.719'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 56' 19.14" N, 120° 2' 43.14" W
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Area Code(s)530, 775
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Museum Rd, South Lake Tahoe CA 96150, US
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