CAMP LINCOLN

Historical Landmark

Description:
A United States military post was established here September 12, 1862 by the men of Company G, 2nd Regiment, Infantry, California Volunteers, to keep peace between the Indians and the miners and settlers of northwestern California. It was abandoned in May 1870. Commanding officer's quarters and one barracks remain at the date of dedication of this site (1962).


Registration Date: 1/27/1956

Location:
City: Crescent City
County: Del Norte

Directions:
Take Hwy 199 E to Kings Valley Rd, go 1.2 mi NE to site, Crescent City
CAMP LINCOLN

CAMP LINCOLN



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