California Historical Landmark
California Historical Landmarks (CHLs) are buildings, structures, sites, or places in the state of California that have been determined to have statewide historical landmark significance.
- The first, last, only, or most significant of its type in the state or within a large geographic region (Northern, Central, or Southern California).
- Associated with an individual or group having a profound influence on the history of California.
- A prototype of, or an outstanding example of, a period, style, architectural movement or construction; or is one of the more notable works, or the best surviving work in a region, of a pioneer architect, designer, or master builder.
California Historical Landmarks of #770 and above are automatically listed in the California Register of Historical Resources.
- List of California Historical Landmarks by county
- National Historic Sites (United States)
- National Register of Historic Places listings in California — with links to list articles by county.
- Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
- San Francisco Designated Landmarks
- "California Historical Landmarks". State of California, Office of Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-12-01.
- Johnson, Marael (1995). Why Stop? A Guide to California Roadside Historical Markers. Houston, TX: Gulf Publishing Company. p. 213. ISBN 9780884159230. OCLC 32168093.
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- Official OHP—California Office of Historic Preservation website
- OHP: California Historical Sites searchpage — links to lists by county.