Vacaville in Solano County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
William Gordon Huﬀ
In Expression of Gratitude
Erected 1984 by The Sam Brannan Chapter 1004, Ancient and Honorable Order of E, Clampus Vitus, August 16, 1984.
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 38° 20.251′ N, 122° 0.92′ W. Marker is in Vacaville, California, in Solano County. Marker can be reached from Pena Adobe Road. Touch for map. Marker is located on the grounds of Pena Adobe Park. Take Pena Adobe Road interchange on I-80, follow the signs on Pena Adobe Road to Pena Adobe Park. Marker is located near the parking area at the Pena Adobe. Marker is in this post office area: Pleasant Grove CA 95668, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Monument (here, Peña Adobe Park (here, next to this marker); Rancho Los Putos (here, next to this marker); Unknown Pioneer Ranchers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Uncle Burt's Tree (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Andrew Carnegie Public Library (approx. 1.9 miles away); Barcar Building (approx. 1.9 miles away); "The Hospital" (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vacaville.
Also see . . .
1. William Gordon Huff. (Submitted on December 6, 2008.)
2. William Gordon Huff and His Sculptures. (Submitted on December 6, 2008.)
3. William Gordon Huff. The Solano History Exploration gives an introduction to the art and life of William Huff. (Submitted on May 27, 2010.)
1. William Gordon Huff (1903 - 1993)
Long noted as a sculptor without peer, William Gordon Huff has created bronze and ceramic works for numerous occasions and events. One notable work is the 12 foot tall bronze statue of Chief Solano, that stands at the corner of Union and West Texas Street
As official sculptor of E Clampus Vitus for more than four decades, Bill has created plaques for E Clampus Vitus that will enlighten the observer for generations to come.
Categories. • 20th Century • Arts, Letters, Music • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 6, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,910 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on April 17, 2012, by Loren Wilson of Sebastopol, California. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 6, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 3. submitted on April 17, 2012, by Loren Wilson of Sebastopol, California. 4. submitted on December 6, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. 5, 6. submitted on April 17, 2012, by Loren Wilson of Sebastopol, California.