The Pope House, located on Mission Hill, was a stopping place for the wealthy and social elite of San Francisco. The 1896 book, titled Santa Cruz County, remarked, "The Pope House grounds are exceedingly pleasant, with close-clipped lawns, a wealth of flowers, and the finest elm trees in Santa Cruz."
Place: Santa Cruz City
Sources of Information: Koch p. 195,196; McCaleb p. 25; Santa Cruz County p. 56
Related Article: National Register of Historic Places Inventory -- Nomination Form for the Mission Hill Area Historic District
Original Size: 6"x4"(?)
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