Snowshoe Thompson Home

Snowshoe Thompson Home (HME1Z)

Location: Markleeville, CA 96120 Alpine County
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N 38° 46.368', W 119° 46.349'

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John A. "Snowshoe" Thompson (1827-1876) Native of Norway who carried mail across the Sierra Nevada on skis, assisting the needful for twenty years, dwelt and died on this site.
Dedicated on June 30, 1990
Native Sons of the Golden West
Joseph L. Neitzel
Grand President
Fund by James D. Pheland Trust
HM NumberHME1Z
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
Year Placed1990
Placed ByNative Sons of the Golden West
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 9:24pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 259139 N 4295215
Decimal Degrees38.77280000, -119.77248333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 46.368', W 119° 46.349'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 46' 22.08" N, 119° 46' 20.94" W
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Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2944-3120 Diamond Valley Rd, Markleeville CA 96120, US
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