Seattle in King County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
“Ton of Gold”
Historical Point of Interest
Ereceted National Maritime Day 1957
Location. 47° 36.415′ N, 122° 20.499′ W. Marker is in Seattle, Washington, in King County. Marker can be reached from Akaskan Way, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1300 Alaskan Way, Seattle WA 98101, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Visit of President Theodore Roosevelt’s “Great White Fleet” (a few steps from this marker); ‘Miike Maru’ (within shouting distance of this marker); Waterfront History (within shouting distance of this marker); "This Market Is Yours" (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Avenue (about 700 feet away); Welcome to The Public Market (approx. ¼ mile away); “Great White Fleet” (approx. ¼ mile away); Bell Street Terminal, Pier 66 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Seattle.
Also see . . . Historylink.org - Klondike Gold Rush. (Submitted on October 9, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Notable Events • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 448 times since then and 73 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.