Redwood City in San Mateo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
A. C. Argo
Superintendent of Sequoia Union High School District
1921 – 1948
In the room at the foot of this tower Mr. Argo and his Board shaped policies of enduring importance to the Sequoia Union High School District.
In appreciation of his central roll in bringing Sequoia High School to nationally recognized excellence and in fostering the growth of its rich heritage and proud tradition, this tower is dedicated to the memory of
1889 – 1982
Erected 1988 by Sequoia High School Alumni Association.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1921.
Location. 37° 29.093′ N, 122° 14.224′ W. Marker is in Redwood City, California, in San Mateo County. Marker can be reached from Brewster Avenue, on the right when traveling east. The school campus is located on El Camino Real, Broadway and Brewster Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1201 Brewster Avenue, Redwood City CA 94062, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within The Tradition of Sequoia’s Class Plaques (within shouting distance of this marker); Carrington Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Al Terremere (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sequoia Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away); Redwood City Arch (approx. ¼ mile away); Soledad O. de Arguello (approx. ¼ mile away); California Square (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old San Mateo County Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Redwood City.
Also see . . . Sequoia High School Hall of Fame. Arnold Argo has been honored by being named to the Sequoia High School Hall of Fame (Submitted on April 11, 2011.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2011, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. This page has been viewed 677 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12. submitted on April 11, 2011, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona. 13, 14. submitted on January 14, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.