House on Whitehouse Creek on Rancho Punta de Ano Nuevo

House on Whitehouse Creek on Rancho Punta de Ano Nuevo. The "White House" was built by Van Houten, a tenant of Isaac Graham's. The White House was such a prominent feature on the coast that mariners used it to reckon how far they were from San Francisco. It burned down in 1978.

Source of information: Koch pp. 63-64

Clark p. 400
Date: 1870s
Type: PHOTO
Coverage:
  • North coast
  • 1870s
Rights: This photograph is the property of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries, California.

Restrictions on Use
Identifier: LH-0137

Citation

“House on Whitehouse Creek on Rancho Punta de Ano Nuevo.” 1870s. SCPL Local History. https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/9402. Accessed 19 May 2022.