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Tombstone in Cochise County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Tombstone City Hall

Opened in 1882

 
 
Tombstone City Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, February 19, 2010
1. Tombstone City Hall Marker
Inscription. Architect Frank Walker designed this building in Victorian style adapted to Western Territorial. It is constructed of fired red brick. It has been in continuous service since 1882 for Mayors, Marshals and official city offices. In the 1880s it housed the fire department's Rescue Hose Company #2. It was placed on the National Register of Historic places in 1972.
 
Erected 2005 by Tombstone Restoration Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 31° 42.826′ N, 110° 4.029′ W. Marker is in Tombstone, Arizona, in Cochise County. Marker is on East Fremont Street (State Highway 80), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker and City Hall building are located between North 3rd and North 4th Streets. Marker is at or near this postal address: 306 East Fremont Street, Tombstone AZ 85638, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Can Can Restaurant (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cochise County Bank (about 400 feet away); St. Paul's Episcopal Church (about 400 feet away); Campbell & Hatch Saloon and Billiard Parlor
Tombstone City Hall image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, February 19, 2010
2. Tombstone City Hall
Tombstone City Hall Marker is just to the left of the entrance.
(about 500 feet away); The Grand Hotel (about 500 feet away); Rose Tree (about 600 feet away); The Oriental Saloon (about 600 feet away); Owl Cafe and Tourist Hotel (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Tombstone.
 
Also see . . .  The City of Tombstone.
"The Town to Tough to Die"
The city website details the history of the town. (Submitted on February 25, 2010.) 
 
Categories. GovernmentNotable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Tombstone National Historical Landmark Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, February 19, 2010
3. Tombstone National Historical Landmark Plaque
Plaque is just to right of City Hall Entrance.
Tombstone City Hall image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, February 19, 2010
4. Tombstone City Hall
Tombstone City Hall Marker is hidden behind red truck.
Tombstone City Hall image. Click for more information.
By Frederick D. Nichols, Photographer, November 1937
5. Tombstone City Hall
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
HABS ARIZ,2-TOMB,4-
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,244 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.   5. submitted on . • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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