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Arcadia in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Seabiscuit

1933-1947

 
 
Seabiscuit Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, October 24, 2009
1. Seabiscuit Marker
Inscription.  
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: AnimalsSports.
 
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 During World War II (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); 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); Reid-Baldwin Adobe (approx. half a mile away); Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden (approx. half a mile away); Queen Anne Cottage
Seabiscuit Statue and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, October 24, 2009
2. Seabiscuit Statue and Marker
(approx. 0.6 miles away); Arcadia County Park (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arcadia.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 17, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 693 times since then and 4 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.
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