San Francisco in San Francisco City and County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Fort Mason Historic District
Revived San Francisco host 1915 world’s fair!
Erected by Golden Gate National Recreation Area.
Location. 37° 48.387′ N, 122° 25.788′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker is on San Francisco Bicycle Route 2, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Francisco CA 94109, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. San Francisco Port of Embarkation (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); San Francisco Port of Embarkation (1932-1962) (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named San Francisco Port of Embarkation Fort Mason (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Fort Mason Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Ship into San Francisco Bay (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Carpenter Shop... (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Clock Tower (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
More about this marker. This marker is located on the bicycle path on the bluff overlooking lower Fort Mason.
Also see . . . Fort Mason History - Fort Mason Center. The U.S. Army’s San Francisco Port of Embarkation played a critical role in the emergence of the United States as a world power. One of its first missions was delivering supplies and personnel to the western portion of the Panama Canal construction. (Submitted on November 5, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Additional keywords. Fort Mason
Categories. • Entertainment • Forts, Castles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 378 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 5, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.