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Yuma in Yuma County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Ghiotto House

1915

 

—Brinley Historic District —

 
Ghiotto House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 13, 2010
1. Ghiotto House Marker
Inscription. John Ghiotto, native of Genoa, came to Yuma in 1890 to work in the Gandolfo store. He went into business for himself and had a chain of four small groceries. His brick home is typical of middle class housing of this period.

Dedicated December 1999, by the City of Yuma
for the preservation of our heritage.

Mayor Marilyn R Young
Council Members
Bobby Brooks – Karen Hill – Louise Renault
Art Everett – Frank Irr – Ema Lea Shoop
Joyce Wilson – City Administrator
Michael Steel – Director of Community Development

 
Erected 1999 by City of Yuma.
 
Location. 32° 43.446′ N, 114° 37.23′ W. Marker is in Yuma, Arizona, in Yuma County. Marker is on West 2nd Street east of South 1st Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 90 West 2nd Street, Yuma AZ 85364, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Napoleon House (a few steps from this marker); Venegas Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Gandolfo Theater (within shouting distance of this marker); E. F. Sanguinetti Home
Ghiotto House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 13, 2010
2. Ghiotto House Marker
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Masonic Temple – Lodge #17 (about 400 feet away); Yuma City Hall (about 600 feet away); Hotel San Carlos (approx. 0.2 miles away); Robert G. Fowler (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Yuma.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Ghiotto House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 13, 2010
3. Ghiotto House
 
 
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