“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Stockton in San Joaquin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)

Banner Island Historic Site

Banner Island Historic Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Pat Filippone, April 21, 2015
1. Banner Island Historic Site Marker
Banner Island Ballpark
Inscription. On this site: Civil War victories were celebrated by flying "Old Glory" on Charles Weber's 120 foot flag pole; in a 2,000 seat baseball stadium, Stockton became the 1888 California League champion; Coxey's Army camped in 1893; and delta reclamation dredges and World War II ships were constructed.
Erected 2007 by Stockton City Council. (Marker Number 4.)
Location. 37° 57.344′ N, 121° 17.885′ W. Marker is in Stockton, California, in San Joaquin County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West Fremont Street and North Lincoln Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Located on the concourse of Banner Island Ballpark. Marker is at or near this postal address: 404 West Fremont Street, Stockton CA 95203, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Firefighters Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); José Maria Morelos y Pavón (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stockton Women Veterans Tree (approx. 0.3 miles away); We Shall Never Forget (approx. 0.3 miles away); Charles Weber and the Founding of Stockton (approx. 0.3 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Chinese 1976 Bicentennial Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sperry Flour Mill Office (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stockton.
Categories. Industry & CommerceSportsWar, US CivilWar, World II
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 21, 2015, by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California. This page has been viewed 198 times since then and 39 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on April 21, 2015, by Pat Filippone of Stockton, California. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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