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Williams in Coconino County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Rittenhouse Haberdashery

 
 
Rittenhouse Haberdashery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 8, 2010
1. Rittenhouse Haberdashery Marker
Inscription. In 1901, a 60-mile long railroad spur line to the Grand Canyon secured Williams the title "Gateway to the Grand Canyon." Train tickets at that time cost $3.95 serving world travelers and locals alike, this pre-1910 structure was home to a men's clothing store for more than sixty years.
 
Location. 35° 15.017′ N, 112° 11.336′ W. Marker is in Williams, Arizona, in Coconino County. Marker is on West Bill Williams Boulevard/West Route 66 west of South 3rd Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 225 West Route 66, Williams AZ 86046, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Grand Canyon Drug Company (a few steps from this marker); Old Parlor Pool Hall (a few steps from this marker); Telegraph Office (a few steps from this marker); Pollock Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Lebsch Confectionery (within shouting distance of this marker); Dime Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Citizens Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Duffy Brothers Grocery Store (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Williams.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
Rittenhouse Haberdashery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 8, 2010
2. Rittenhouse Haberdashery
Rittenhouse Haberdashery Marker is on the left in photo by the 'one way' sign.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 748 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. 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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