Sacramento in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Old City Plaza
Dedicated in 1849 to the use of future generations by
Erected 1932 by The Califia Parlor No.22 Native Daughters of the Golden West, November 11, 1932.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Parks & Recreational Areas. In addition, it is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1849.
Location. 38° 34.848′ N, 121° 29.602′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Marker is on 10th Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker is located at the Cesar Chavez Park on 10th Street between “I” and “J” Streets. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sacramento CA 95814, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Young America Engine Co. No. 6 (within shouting distance of this marker); A.J. Stevens Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Sa’ Cumn’e Plaza (about 500 Tony's Corner (about 600 feet away); Williams House (about 700 feet away); United States Post Office, Courthouse, & Federal Building (about 700 feet away); Bishop Alfonso Gallegos (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pioneer Hall (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sacramento.
Regarding Old City Plaza. Also located at this site are monuments commemorating A.J. Stevens, a master mechanic for the Southern Pacific Railroad and Cesar Chavez, civil rights leader and co-founder of the National Farm Workers Association, which later became The United Farm Workers.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 26, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,540 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on March 26, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.