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Dr. Alister MacKenzie

Golf Course Designer

 
 
Dr. Alister MacKenzie Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Syd Whittle, December 28, 2008
1. Dr. Alister MacKenzie Marker
Inscription. On August 19, 1931, famous Golf Course Designer Dr. Alister MacKenzie was selected by the City of Sacramento to lay out the new Sacramento Municipal 18-Hole Golf Course, which opened for play on October 1, 1932. The course name was changed to Haggin Oaks Municipal 18-hole G.C. in 1952. On May 17, 1997, the City of Sacramento officially dedicated the Haggin Oaks Municipal Golf Courses (now a 36-hole golf facility) as the…Alister MacKenzie G.C. at Haggin Oaks and the Arcade Creek G.C. at Haggin Oaks.
 
Location. 38° 38.001′ N, 121° 24.195′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Click for map. Marker is mounted on the wall of the Alister MacKenzie Colf Course Clubhouse at the Haggin Oaks Golf Complex. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3645 Fulton Avenue, Sacramento CA 95821, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Michael “Mac” McDonagh (here, next to this marker); Anthony J. “Tom” LoPresti (here, next to this marker); Ken Morton, Sr. (here, next to this marker); Frank C. Freer (within shouting distance of this marker); First Transcontinental Railroad
Dr. Alister MacKenzie Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Syd Whittle, December 31, 2008
2. Dr. Alister MacKenzie Marker
This marker is located on the left. The center marker is commemorating Michael "Mac" McDonagh and the marker on the right commemorates Anthony J. "Tom" LePresti. (See "Nearby Markers" for additional information.)
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); McClellan Air Force Base (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named McClellan Air Force Base (approx. 2.3 miles away); Base Headquarters (approx. 2.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Sacramento.
 
Also see . . .
1. World of Golf: List of Gold Courses designed by Alister MacKenzie. (Submitted on January 1, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
2. The Sand Trap: Alister MacKenzie. (Submitted on January 1, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyNotable PersonsSports
 
Dr. Alister MacKenzie Photo, Click for full size
By Syd Whittle, December 28, 2008
3. Dr. Alister MacKenzie
Artwork/Sculpture on Marker
Alister MacKenzie Golf Course Photo, Click for full size
By Syd Whittle, December 31, 2008
4. Alister MacKenzie Golf Course
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,790 times since then and 92 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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