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ZCMI Co-op Building 1875–1921

 
 
ZCMI Co-op Building 1875-1921 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dawn Bowen, June 21, 2007
1. ZCMI Co-op Building 1875-1921 Marker
Inscription. Official outlet of ZCMI (Zion’s Co-operative Mercantile Institution), “America’s First Department Store.” This building housed the Washington Co-op from 1875 to 1921. It was part of the ZCMI co-operative system which served in the Intermountain area with retail commodities and services beginning in 1868.
 
Location. 37° 7.752′ N, 113° 30.954′ W. Marker is in Washington, Utah, in Washington County. Marker can be reached from West Telegraph Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 385 W Telegraph Street, Washington UT 84780, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington Cotton Factory (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Washington Cotton Factory (a few steps from this marker); Washington City 1857 (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Telegraph Street / Millcreek Mills (about 800 feet away); ZCMI Co-op Building (approx. ¼ mile away); Relief Society Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Thomas W. Smith's Corn Cracker & Grist Millstone (approx. 0.3 miles away); Prominent Pioneer Men and Women Who Helped Settle Washington City (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Washington.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
ZCMI Co-op building was part of the Washington Cotton Factory image. Click for full size.
By Dawn Bowen, June 21, 2007
2. ZCMI Co-op building was part of the Washington Cotton Factory
Marker on ZCMI Co-op Building image. Click for full size.
By Dawn Bowen, June 21, 2007
3. Marker on ZCMI Co-op Building
 
 
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