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Redwood City in San Mateo County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Soledad O. de Arguello

1897 - 1874

 
 
Soledad O. de Arguello Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 2, 2013
1. Soledad O. de Arguello Marker
Inscription.
Left Side - English
She donated 59,000 acres of land for the benefit of all people.

Right Side - Spanish
Donadora de 59,000 acres par beneficio de la comunidad
 
Erected by Comite Civico Patriotico del Comdado de San Mateo.
 
Location. 37° 29.182′ N, 122° 13.949′ W. Marker is in Redwood City, California, in San Mateo County. Marker can be reached from Broadway Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. This marker is in Arguello Plaza at the intersection of Broadway Street and the Southern Pacific Railroad tracks. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2421 Broadway Street, Redwood City CA 94063, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Redwood City Arch (a few steps from this marker); California Square (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old San Mateo County Courthouse (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named California Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named "Old" San Mateo County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fox Theater
Soledad O. de Arguello Marker in Arguello Plaza image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, January 2, 2013
2. Soledad O. de Arguello Marker in Arguello Plaza
(approx. 0.2 miles away); New Sequoia/Fox Theatre (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lathrop House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Redwood City.
 
Categories. Hispanic AmericansNotable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 394 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 13, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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