McCallum House

McCallum House (HMZMD)

Location: Palm Springs, CA 92262 Riverside County
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N 33° 49.248', W 116° 32.826'

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The McCallum Adobe, the oldest remaining building in Palm Springs was built in 1885 for John and Emily McCallum, the areas first white settlers. Originally constructed on the corner of Palm Canyon Drive and Tahquitz Way, and later a part of the Oasis Hotel, the McCallum adobe was moved to this site during the early 1950's. Pearl McCallum McManus donated this land to the City with the condition that the McCallum adobe be preserved on it.

The building now serves as the museum and headquarters of the Palm Springs Historical Society.The names and symbols carved into some of the adobe blocks are believed to be those of the workmen who formed the blocks.HSPB-5, This plaque sponsored by the McCallum Desert Foundation.
Marker NumberHSPB-5
Placed ByCity of Palm Springs & McCallum Desert Foundation
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 2:16pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 541912 N 3742379
Decimal Degrees33.82080000, -116.54710000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 49.248', W 116° 32.826'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 49' 14.88" N, 116° 32' 49.56" W
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Area Code(s)213, 760
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 235 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs CA 92262, US
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