San Francisco in San Francisco City and County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Garcia and Maggini Warehouse
San Francisco Landmark No. 229
Fund for Labor Culture & History
Erected by Fund for Labor Culture and History.
Location. 37° 46.759′ N, 122° 23.437′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Francisco CA 94107, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Southbeach Shoreline – 1852 (within shouting distance of this marker); King Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); California Electric Building (about 500 feet away); Steamboat Point (about 500 feet away); Shipbuilding at Steamboat Point (about 800 feet away); Ghost Ship - Lydia (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jack London (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rammaytush (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
More about this marker. The marker is mounted on the wall about 15 feet to the left of the entrance. The location is directly across the street from AT&T stadium.
Regarding The Garcia and Maggini Warehouse.
• The Garcia and Maggini Warehouse was recognized as a San Francisco City Landmark on May 24, 2002.
• The warehouse was constructed in 1913.
• The two men shot and killed on July 5th, 1934 were Howard S. Sperry, a striking longshoreman, and Nickolas Bordoise, an unemployed fry cook. The San Francisco Chronicle noted that their funeral procession on July 9th included 15,000
Also see . . . Anniversary of a Dark Day. Carl Nolte's San Francisco Chronicle article on the 75th anniversary of Bloody Thursday and the effect it had on the city. (Submitted on July 28, 2009.)
Categories. • Labor Unions • Notable Buildings • Notable Events •
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