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Historic Sites of the U.S.-Mexican War
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All the below-listed sites have some connection with the history of the U.S.-Mexican War in California. However, rather than duplicate information, we have simply provided links to websites where you may learn more about the history of each place.


SACRAMENTO COUNTY

Sutter's Fort State Historic Park

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SONOMA COUNTY

VISIT the Sonoma State Historic Park Web site.

Mexican Barracks, Sonoma, CA
Mexican Barracks, Sonoma, California
Located at Sonoma State Historic Site. There are Mexican army artifacts on display here, such as cannons and uniforms. There is also a simulated enlisted men's area, a theater with video, and a very nice bookstore with several books for sale relating to the California portion of the U.S.-Mexican War.
Mexican Barracks, Sonoma, CA
Another view of Mexican Barracks, Sonoma, California
Mexican Barracks, Sonoma, CA
The rear view of Mexican Barracks, Sonoma, California
Sonoma Historic Marker
Sonoma Historic Marker, Sonoma, California
Located in corner of main plaza at Sonoma, almost adjacent to Bear Flag monument and across the street from Mexican Barracks (see above).
Bear Flag Statue
Bear Flag Statue, Sonoma, California
Commemorates the short-lived "Bear Flag" revolt of 1846.
Bear Flag Statue base
Bear Flag Statue base, Sonoma, California

All the above photos by Bill Bozic. Used with permission.

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SAN FRANCISCO COUNTY

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SANTA CLARA COUNTY

Santa Clara Battlefield

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MONTEREY COUNTY

VISIT the Monterey State Historic Park Web site.

Monterey Chapel
Chapel of Mexican Troops, Monterey, California
Located in Old Town Monterey. No admission fee. No mention of U.S.-Mexican War. Small gift shop with religious items for sale.
Fremont House
Fremont House, Monterey, California
Presently being used as a French bakery. Located adjacent to main Post Office.

All the above photos by Bill Bozic. Used with permission.

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SANTA BARBARA COUNTY

Presidio de Santa Barbara Virgen y Matir

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LOS ANGELES COUNTY

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SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY

Rancho Santa Ana del Chino

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SAN DIEGO COUNTY

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