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

Headquarters Saloon

 
 
Headquarters Saloon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 3, 2010
1. Headquarters Saloon Marker
Inscription. It was at this location the Headquarters Saloon stood from the 1890's until it burned down in 1940. Warren Earp was shot and killed at the Saloon on July 6, 1900.
 
Location. 32° 15.122′ N, 109° 49.886′ W. Marker is in Willcox, Arizona, in Cochise County. Marker is at the intersection of East Maley Street (Arizona Route 186) and North Railroad Avenue, on the left when traveling east on East Maley Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Willcox AZ 85643, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Palace Saloon and Pool Hall, 1905 (within shouting distance of this marker); Railroad Avenue (within shouting distance of this marker); Willcox Commercial Hotel, 1916 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Toggery, 1925 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Southern Pacific Railroad Depot, 1880 (within shouting distance of this marker); Rex Allen Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Schwertner House, 1880 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Willcox Women's Community Center (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Willcox.
 
Also see . . .  The Death of Warren Earp. The following is an account
Headquarters Saloon Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 3, 2010
2. Headquarters Saloon Marker
of the event which appeared in the Willcox Arizona Range News on July 11, 1900. The newspaper account raises almost as many questions as it answers. (Submitted on March 4, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Site of Headquarters Saloon image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 3, 2010
3. Site of Headquarters Saloon
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,567 times since then and 67 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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