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Near Eureka in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Harold G Larsen

1925 - 1972

 

Vista Point

 
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By Karen Key, May 28, 2007
1. Harold G Larsen Vista Point Marker
Inscription.  Hal, a native of San Diego, was graduated from San Diego State College with a degree in Civil Engineering, and subsequently started work with the California Division of Highways in that area.

As a person dedicated to serving the needs of others, Hal served as a Planning Commissioner with the Walnut Creek Planning Commission, was instrumental in formation of the Humboldt County United Crusade, was an active member of the Calvary Lutheran Church, the Eureka Rotary Club, and the Executive Board of the Boy Scots of America. Hal served as District Engineer for the Division of Highways in Eureka from 1967 until 1972.

 
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Location. 40° 44.682′ N, 124° 11.941′ W. Marker is near Eureka, California, in Humboldt County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Highway 101 and S Broadway Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker is at a highway rest stop. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eureka CA 95501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other
Harold G Larsen Vista Point Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, May 28, 2007
2. Harold G Larsen Vista Point Marker
markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Humboldt Harbor Historical District (a few steps from this marker); Fields Landing Hotel (approx. 1.6 miles away); Fort Humboldt (approx. 2.3 miles away); Sequoia Park Zoo (approx. 3.6 miles away); History of the McBride Ranch (approx. 4.1 miles away); Historic Hunting on the, Refuge and Humboldt Bay (approx. 4.1 miles away); Early Agricultural Use of the Bottomlands (approx. 4.1 miles away); Saint Innocent of Alaska (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eureka.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 5, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 2,319 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 5, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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