San Francisco in San Francisco City and County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
California Volunteers' Memorial
the Citizens of San Francisco
“First to the Front”
Erected 1903 by the Citizens of San Francisco.
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, Spanish-American.
Location. 37° 46.132′ N, 122° 25.607′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker is on Dolores Street near Market Street, in the median. Marker is at the northern end of Dolores Street, intersecting with Market Street and Clinton Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 Dolores Street, San Francisco CA 94103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. King of the Road! (within shouting distance of this marker); The Industrial Age (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mint Hill (about 300 feet away); Swedish American Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Elixir The Frank J. Portman Memorial Diorama (approx. 0.3 miles away); Guillermo Granizo (approx. 0.3 miles away); La Misión San Francisco de Asís (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
Also see . . .
1. 1st California Volunteer Infantry. (Submitted on October 7, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
2. Douglas Tilden. (May 1, 1861 to August 5, 1935) was a world-famous deaf sculptor who went to the California School for the Deaf in Berkeley, California (now in Fremont, California). (Submitted on October 7, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
3. OAC: California Volunteer's Memorial photo, circa 1903. The Bancroft Library, University of California. (Submitted on October 8, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
Additional keywords. Guam; Philippines; Philippine-American War; artist, Douglas Tilden
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 7, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,814 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 7, 2010, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.