Arcadia in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Won 1940 Santa Anita Handicap to become world's greatest money winner at that time. Owned by Charles S. Howard, 1877-1950.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Animals • Sports. A significant historical year for this entry is 1940.
Location. 34° 8.285′ N, 118° 2.695′ W. Marker is in Arcadia, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker can be reached from West Huntington Drive, on the left when traveling east. Statue and marker are located on the grounds of Santa Anita Racetrack. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 285 West Huntington Drive, Arcadia CA 91007, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Santa Anita Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Santa Anita During World War II (about 400 feet away); Chamber of Commerce Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); Elias J. Baldwin (approx. half a mile away); Santa Anita Depot (approx. half a mile away); Baldwin Lake (approx. half a mile away); American Indian Artifact (approx. half a mile away); Reid-Baldwin Adobe (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arcadia.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 30, 2023. It was originally submitted on February 17, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 803 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 17, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.