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Welton Street

Wall Street of the Rockies

 

Seventeenth Street Denver, Colorado

 
Welton Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 9, 2019
1. Welton Street Marker
Inscription.  Welton Street connects Downtown to Five Points, the historical commercial center of the African-American community.

The name of the neighborhood comes from the five-pointed intersection where 26th Avenue, 27th Street and Washington Street meet at Welton Street.
 
Erected by Walk of Fame International. (Marker Number 15e.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wall Street of the Rockies marker series.
 
Location. 39° 44.735′ N, 104° 59.406′ W. Marker is in Denver, Colorado, in Denver County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of 17th Street and Welton Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 621 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. Dow Jones Average (a few steps from this marker); The Black Baron (a few steps from this marker); Denver Says "No" to Hate (within shouting distance of this marker); The Women's Suffrage Association of Colorado (about 300 feet away,
Welton Street Marker visible at bottom of photo. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 9, 2019
2. Welton Street Marker visible at bottom of photo.
measured in a direct line); March On (about 300 feet away); Western Philosophy (about 300 feet away); Misery (about 400 feet away); Wall Street of the Rockies (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 19, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
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More. Search the internet for Welton Street.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 19, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 70 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 19, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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