Prescott in Yavapai County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Arizona Pioneer Home
A. J. Doran
Introduced enabling legislation - 1907
Supervised construction - 1910
First Superintendent – 1911
George D. Morris Reintroduced
Successful enabling legislation – 1909
Joseph H. Kibbey - Governor
Signed legislation March 11, 1909
Frank M. Murphy & T.G. Norris
Donators of the land for the home
W.S. Elliott - Architect
Norman L. Griffin - 1833-1916
Louis B. St. James - 1833-1914
First guests in residence
Erected 1992 by Lost Dutchman Chapter 5917 E Clampus Vitus. (Marker Number 8.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
Location. 34° 32.28′ N, 112° 28.386′ W. Marker is in Prescott, Arizona, in Yavapai County. Marker can be reached from McCormick Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 South McCormick Street, Prescott AZ 86303, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Arizona Pioneers' Home (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Fire of 1900 Site of Curtis Hall/ (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ruffner Plaza Stables (approx. 0.2 miles away); City Jail and Firehouse (approx. ¼ mile away); Hotel Vendome (approx. ¼ mile away); The International Society of Arboriculture and the National Arborist Association (approx. ¼ mile away); Prescott (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Prescott.
Also see . . . The Arizona Pioneer Home. The Arizona Pioneers’ Home is a continuing care retirement home operated and funded by the State of Arizona. The website details the purpose and the history of the home. (Submitted on July 12, 2010.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Notable Buildings •
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