Colton Hall

Colton Hall Monterey California


Stock #: 80070
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
City: Monterey
State: California (CA)
County: Monterey
Publisher: The Monterey Museum Board
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Built in 1847-1849 by the first American Alcelde, Walter Colton, as the Town Hall. In 1849 the Constitutional Convention met here. The upper floor has been restored by the Monterey City Museum Board and is open to the public. The jail adjoining was built in 1854.