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Pasadena in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

The Union Garage Company

 
 
The Union Garage Company Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 22, 2020
1. The Union Garage Company Marker
Inscription.  Built in 1907 by H. C. Scales to serve the auto and carriage trade from the Green Raymond and Maryland hotels. The largest facility of its type in the Southwest. Was agent for Packard, Buick, Thomas Stevens Duryea and Baker automobiles. Restored by the Baranger Investment Group in May, 1983.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
 
Location. 34° 8.424′ N, 118° 9.018′ W. Marker is in Pasadena, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is at the intersection of South Fair Oaks Avenue and East Del Mar Boulevard, on the right when traveling south on South Fair Oaks Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 South Fair Oaks Avenue, Pasadena CA 91105, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Baker Alley (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1909 Seagrave (approx. 0.2 miles away); Castle Green (approx. ¼ mile away); Original Site of Throop University (approx. 0.3 miles away); Braley Building (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mercantile Place (approx. 0.3 miles
The Union Garage Company Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 22, 2020
2. The Union Garage Company Building and Marker
The marker is visible here just a bit to the right of the entrance.
away); Martin Alley (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Mercantile Place (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pasadena.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 23, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 44 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 23, 2020, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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