San Pedro in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Anna Lee Fisher - Astronaut
— Los Angeles Maritime Museum —
First Woman in Space
Aboard Space Shuttle Discovery
Nov. 8, 1984
Presented by an Admiring Community
Dec. 11, 1984
Erected 1984 by the San Pedro Community.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • Science & Medicine • Women.
Location. 33° 44.296′ N, 118° 16.733′ W. Marker is in San Pedro, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from Sampson Street south of East 6th Street. Marker is off Sampson Way on the south lawn of the Los Angeles Maritime Museum. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Pedro CA 90731, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Municipal Ferry Building - Maritime Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial: Propeller from Heavy Cruiser U.S.S. Canberra CA-70/CAG-2 (within shouting distance of this marker); American Merchant Marine Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); American Merchant Marine Veterans Memorial Wall of Honor U.S.S. Los Angeles (about 500 feet away); Harry Bridges Memorial (about 600 feet away); Fishing Industry Memorial (about 700 feet away); Liberty Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Pedro.
Also see . . . Dr. Anna Lee Fisher. ... Anna Lee Tingle Fisher (née Sims) (Submitted on February 11, 2012, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland.)
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