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Vallejo in Solano County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Power & Fleming Grocers

Vallejo Celebrates Its Downtown History

 
 
Power & Fleming Grocers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 14, 2016
1. Power & Fleming Grocers Marker
Inscription. Power & Fleming Grocers was located at the northwest corner of Virginia and Marin Streets, c. 1907. The Fleming family owned property on the outskirts of town where they produced fruit, vegetables, dairy, etc. Their goods were brought into town to sell at this store. That part of town where the farm was located, is a neighborhood still known as Flemingtown.
 
Location. 38° 6.122′ N, 122° 15.392′ W. Marker is in Vallejo, California, in Solano County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Marin Street and Virginia Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 628 Marin Street, Vallejo CA 94590, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Empress Theater (within shouting distance of this marker); First Catholic Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vallejo Naval & Historical Museum (about 300 feet away); The Alibi Clock (about 400 feet away); Red Men's Hall (about 500 feet away); Carnegie Library (about 500 feet away); Vallejo As State Capital (approx. 0.2 miles away); Craven-Voss House (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vallejo.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Power & Fleming Grocers Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 14, 2016
2. Power & Fleming Grocers Marker
Site of the Power & Fleming Grocers in the background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 15, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 136 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 15, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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