James Lee Hicks: Modified and refined the single cylinder, four-stroke gasoline engine
"Whitehead Pete" and Hilda Nelson: Nelson owned the C.A.Thayer 1912-1925
Sargent Claude Johnson: Created artwork for the Aquatic Park Bathhouse Building (Maritime Museum)
Did You Know?
The brick building that houses the Visitor Center was built in 1908. It was originally constructed as a warehouse for the California Fruit Canners Association. The building was was given Landmark Status in 1975.