Home » California » California State Historical Sites by County » Los Angeles » #151 Campo de Cahuenga

Name: Campo de Cahuenga
Site Number: #151
Date Visited: 09/06/2014
Other Designation: None
Plaque Status: Private Plaque
Location: 3917 Lankershim Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604

Description: ‘Here was made the Treaty of Cahuenga by General Andrés Pico, commanding forces for Mexico, and Lieutenant-Colonel J. C. Frémont, U.S. Army, for the United States. By this treaty, agreed upon January 13th, 1847, the United States acquired California – finally secured to us by the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, made February 2nd, 1848.’ This legend was written February 9, 1898 by Mrs. Jessie Benton Frémont.