CALIFORNIA CHICORY WORKS

Historical Landmark


NPS Number: 70000134
Description:
The partnership of C. A. Bachmann and Charles H. W. Brandt, formed in 1885, was the largest chicory supplier in America while operating at this site during the 1890s. Chicory roots are roasted, ground, and used as a mixture with or substitute for coffee. Using its own ship, The Dora, and the finest German equipment to process the chicory, the company shipped its product to market until about 1911.


Registration Date: 9/30/1980

Location:
City: French Camp
County: San Joaquin

Directions:
1672 W Bowman Rd, 2.2 mi W of I-5, French Camp


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