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Maynard Building

1892

 
 
Maynard Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 17, 2011
1. Maynard Building Marker
Inscription. Solid grey brick and stone, and fully restored interior paneling mark this romanesque revival building as one of Pioneer Square’s most handsome. Site of Seattle’s first bank, operated by pioneer merchant Dexter Horton. This building was restored in 1974-75.
 
Erected by Assistance League of Seattle.
 
Location. 47° 36.074′ N, 122° 20.069′ W. Marker is in Seattle, Washington, in King County. Marker is at the intersection of South 1st Avenue and South Washington Street on South 1st Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 119 South 1st Avenue, Seattle WA 98104, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Schwabacher’s Store (a few steps from this marker); Merchant’s Cafe (within shouting distance of this marker); Mutual Life Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Pioneer Square Pergola (about 300 feet away); Pioneer Building (about 400 feet away); Grand Central Hotel (about 400 feet away); Pioneer Square Historic District (about 500 feet away); Interurban Building (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Seattle.
 
Also see . . .  Historylink.org - Dexter Horton. One of
Maynard Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 17, 2011
2. Maynard Building Marker
The marker is on the right side of the entrance.
Seattle's first banks, operated by Dexter Horton, was in the Maynard Building. (Submitted on October 10, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Maynard Building image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 17, 2011
3. Maynard Building
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 393 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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.
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