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Bonfils

Wall Street of the Rockies

 

Seventeenth Street Denver, Colorado

 
Bonfils Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 9, 2019
1. Bonfils Marker
Inscription.  "A dog fight on Champa Street is of more interest to Denverites than a war in Europe."

Frederick Bonfils
(1860-1933)
Founder of The Denver Post
and prominent philanthropist

 
Erected by Walk of Fame International. (Marker Number 8w.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wall Street of the Rockies marker series.
 
Location. 39° 44.85′ N, 104° 59.575′ W. Marker is in Denver, Colorado, in Denver County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 17th Street and Champa Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 17th Street, Denver CO 80202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Take Your Pick (a few steps from this marker); Four Corners (within shouting distance of this marker); "The Bank that Looks Like a Bank" (within shouting distance of this marker); Solid Investment (within shouting distance of this marker); Out with the Old... (within
Bonfils Marker is on the near sidewalk. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 9, 2019
2. Bonfils Marker is on the near sidewalk.
shouting distance of this marker); Don't Panic (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); National Woman Suffrage Movement (about 300 feet away); The Barnes Dance (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Denver.
 
Also see . . .  Wall Street of the Rockies website on the marker. (Submitted on June 18, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 18, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 91 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 18, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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