Sacramento in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Guy West Bridge
Dr. Guy A. West
Founding President of
Sacramento State College
(1947 – 1966)
Under his guidance and dedicated
leadership, the university grew from
four faculty and fewer than two
hundred students to a comprehensive
regional institute of higher
learning with a national reputation
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & Viaducts • Education.
Location. 38° 33.694′ N, 121° 25.33′ W. Marker is in Sacramento, California, in Sacramento County. Marker can be reached from State University Drive East. Marker is located on the Sacramento State University Campus at the plaza located at the southern end of the Guy West Footbridge. The Sacramento State University Campus is located at 6000 J Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sacramento CA 95819, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Five Mile Station (here, next to this marker); "Hoboken and This is No Jokin" (approx. half a mile away); September 11, 2001 (approx. 1.6 miles away); Joseph H. McKinney (approx. 1.7 miles away); You Are Remembered – Rest In Peace (approx. 1.7 miles away); Re-Internment Site For New Helvetia Cemetery (approx. 1.7 miles away); Dr. Benjamin F. Pendery (approx. 1.7 miles away); Daniel Blue (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sacramento.
Regarding The Guy West Bridge. The Guy West Bridge was designed to scale of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 2, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 2,189 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on June 2, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.