Springfield in Hampden County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
United Electric Company Building
73 State Street
Erected by Springfield 350th Anniversary.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1911.
Location. 42° 5.992′ N, 72° 35.286′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Massachusetts, in Hampden County. Marker is on State Street just north of MGM Way, on the right when traveling north. Marker is mounted at eye-level near the southwest corner of the building, facing State Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 73 State Street, Springfield MA 01103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. United Electric Co. Building / Old "Turnverein" Building 95 State Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Hampden County Courthouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mass Mutual Building (about 300 feet away); Old First Church (about 400 feet away); Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Building (about 400 feet away); YWCA (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Old First Church (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
Regarding United Electric Company Building. National Register of Historic Places #83000772.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. United Electric Company Building
Also see . . . United Electric Company Building (Wikipedia). The United Electric Company, founded in 1887, was the second enterprise established to provide electricity on a large scale to the city of Springfield. The first was founded in 1882 but did not last long. United Electric's first power plant stood at the foot of State Street. This building (Submitted on October 22, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 21, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 97 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 22, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.