San Francisco in San Francisco City and County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The Historic Sentinel Building
Other filmmakers who have worked here include Werner Herzog, Carroll Ballard, and George Lucas. At this moment, on the floors above us, there are ideas being hatched, scripts being written, and films being edited.
Erected by American Zoetrope.
Location. 37° 47.8′ N, 122° 24.302′ W. Marker is in San Francisco, California, in San Francisco City and County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Columbus Avenue and Kearny Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 141 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco CA 94133, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Little Chile (here, next to this marker); San Francisco Brewing Company (within shouting distance of this marker); The Salvation Army (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lupo’s Restaurant (about First Jewish Religious Services (about 500 feet away); Site of the Bank of Lucas, Turner & Co. (about 500 feet away); The Banking Firm of Pioche et Bayerque (about 500 feet away); Finnochio's (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Francisco.
Also see . . .
1. San Francisco Landmark 33: The Sentinel Building - noehill.com. The Sentinel Building, designed by Salfield and Kohlberg, is a flatiron building clad in white tile and copper. Construction was begun before the 1906 Earthquake and Fire. The framing survived the disaster, and the building was completed in 1907. (Submitted on August 18, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
2. Abe Ruef - America’s Most Erudite City Boss - Virtual Museum of San Francisco. Few figures in San Francisco’s history are as interesting, or as enigmatic, as that of its turn-of-the-century city boss, Abe Ruef.... (Submitted on August 18, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
3. American Zoetrope. Throughout its thirty-year history American Zoetrope has sought new creative possibilities (Submitted on August 18, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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