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Pasadena in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Legge Alley

 
 
Legge Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
1. Legge Alley Marker
Inscription. Named for Charles Legge, a real estate man who came to Pasadena from Iowa in 1875. He donated land for the community's First Public Library, which was built in Memorial Park in 1887. Legge was a director of the First National Bank of Pasadena located at the northwest corner of Colorado Boulevard and Fair Oaks Avenue. He also developed both sides of North Raymond Avenue between Union and Holly Streets.
 
Erected by 80 North Raymond Homeowners Association.
 
Location. 34° 8.853′ N, 118° 8.906′ W. Marker is in Pasadena, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of East Holly Street and Legge Alley, on the left when traveling west on East Holly Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 93 East Holly Street, Pasadena CA 91109, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Electric Alley (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hayes Alley (about 300 feet away); Kendall Alley (about 400 feet away); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away); Pacific Alley (about 400 feet away); Brainard Alley
Legge Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
2. Legge Alley Marker
(about 500 feet away); Hopkins Alley (about 600 feet away); Pasadena City Hall (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Pasadena.
 
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Legge Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
3. Legge Alley Marker
Legge Alley image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
4. Legge Alley
Legge Alley image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
5. Legge Alley
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 382 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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