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Seattle in King County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
 

Information Booth

1897- 1977

 
 
Information Booth Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 17, 2011
1. Information Booth Marker
Inscription. Dedicated June 16, 1977, the Pioneer Square information booth was constructed from portions of an ornate elevator cab from the Maynard Building. Idle for years, the cab was donated by Strand, Inc., and now continues in service to visitorís to Pioneer Square and Seattle.
 
Erected 1977 by Assistance League of Seattle.
 
Location. 47° 36.01′ N, 122° 19.992′ W. Marker is in Seattle, Washington, in King County. Marker is at the intersection of Occidental Avenue South and South Main Street on Occidental Avenue South. Click for map. This marker is located on the Information Booth in Occidental Park. Marker is in this post office area: Seattle WA 98104, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pioneer Square Historic District (a few steps from this marker); Site of the Smaller Fort (within shouting distance of this marker); Grand Central Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); UPS - Celebrating 100 years of Service (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Birthplace of United Parcel Service (about 300 feet away); Smith and Squire Buildings
Information Booth Marker and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 17, 2011
2. Information Booth Marker and Marker
(about 400 feet away); Maynard Building (about 500 feet away); Merchantís Cafe (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Seattle.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 390 times since then and 16 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.
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