BUTTONWILLOW TREE


This lone tree, which gave the town of Buttonwillow its name, served as a landmark on an old trans-valley trail. An ancient Yokuts Indian meeting place, it later became the site of settlers’ stock rodeos. Miller and Lux established their headquarters and store here about 1885.

Designation:
• State Historical Site (492)
Visited: 07/19/2015
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