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Leadville in Lake County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Healy House

A Regional State Museum

 

— Property of the State of Colorado —

 
Healy House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 20, 2009
1. Healy House Marker
Inscription.  Erected 1878, by August R. Meyer, builder of Leadville’s first reduction works. Given to Leadville Association, 1936, by Nellie Healy, agent for the heirs of Daniel Healy. Presented to the State of Colorado by said association, 1947, and established as a monument to the silver mining era of the state.
 
Erected 1948 by State Historical Society of Colorado, Leadville Historical Association and William A. Braiden Marker Fund. (Marker Number 67.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the History Colorado marker series.
 
Location. 39° 15.108′ N, 106° 17.561′ W. Marker is in Leadville, Colorado, in Lake County. Marker is at the intersection of Harrison Avenue and East 10th Street on Harrison Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 990 Harrison Avenue, Leadville CO 80461, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. David May (approx. 0.4 miles away); Temple Israel: A Frontier Synagogue and Museum (approx. 0.4 miles away); John B. "Texas Jack" Omohundro
Healy House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 20, 2009
2. Healy House Marker
The marker is to the right of the entrance.
(approx. 0.8 miles away); Hebrew Cemetery: Final Resting Place of Leadville Jews (approx. 0.8 miles away); Matchless Mine (approx. 1.2 miles away); 10th Mountain Division Memorial (approx. 7.7 miles away); Office of Stratigic Services (O.S.S.) NORSO (Rype Group) Special Force (approx. 7.7 miles away); Norwegian Memorial (approx. 7.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leadville.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
The Healy House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 20, 2009
3. The Healy House
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 20, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 551 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 20, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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