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Wawona Road, Between South Entrance & Yosemite Valley, Yosemite Village, Mariposa County, CA

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Summary

Significance: The most successful of the Yosemite toll roads, the Wawona Road remains the chief entrance road to the park from southern California.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N839
Survey number: HAER CA-148
Building/structure dates: 1875 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1932- 1933 Subsequent Work

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Date

1969 - 1980
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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Washburn Group
Conway, John
Bureau of Public Roads
Clark, Galen
Mann, Milton
Mann, Houston
Campbell, J B
Moore, Edwin
Kiel, Jarvis
Washburn, Henry
Thomas, R B
Conway, John
Ridgeway, Josephus
Ridgeway, James
Benson, Harry C
Lane, Franklin K
Mather, Stephen T
Tolen, Henry S
Thompson, Charles Goff
Buwalda, John B
McDuffie, Duncan
Olmsted, Frederick Law
Kittredge, Frank A
Albright, Horace
Civilian Conservation Corps
Connelly, T E
Wosky, John B
Taylor, O G
Leavitt, E P
Solinsky, E C
Tolen, Henry S
Le Tourneau & Lindberg
W A Bechtel Company
J F Collins Company
Welch & Murdock
Contoules Construction Company
Goerig & Dahlberg
George Pollock Company
McLemen, J C
Granite Construction Company
Clements, F E
Quin, transmitter
Christianson, Justine, historian
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Location

Yosemite Village37.74273, -119.59870
Google Map of 37.7427271, -119.5986971
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Library of Congress
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