Thompson's Corner Saloon - 1902

Thompson's Corner Saloon - 1902 (HMHFF)

Location: Fairfield, CA 94534 Solano County
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N 38° 12.663', W 122° 8.001'

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Henry "Old Man" Studer and his brother Jim, built this community gathering spot. Studer was the proprietor of the oldest bar in Solano County, which he relocated here. Dancing and entertainment were available upstairs and local lore is that a brothel was included in these offerings. On 11-20-26 the San Francisco Orchestra played for an all night dance. Charles Thompson owned the building sometime after 1940. It is the only commercial establishment still doing business in central Cordelia. This two story clapboard saloon is a landmark of its own on the Suisun Marsh. Anybody who is anybody in the Bay Area has been to Thompson's Corner, social center of Cordelia today.

Plaque dedicated September 13, 2008
By Sam Brannan Chapter #1004
E Clampus Vitus
Series This marker is part of the E Clampus Vitus series
Year Placed2008
Placed BySam Brannan Chapter #1004 of E Clampus Vitus
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 3:28am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 575871 N 4229586
Decimal Degrees38.21105000, -122.13335000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 12.663', W 122° 8.001'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 12' 39.78" N, 122° 8' 0.06" W
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Area Code(s)707
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2113-2151 Lincoln Highway, Fairfield CA 94534, US
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