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

Foresman & Hoke Building

 
 
Foresman & Hoke Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, February 15, 2021
1. Foresman & Hoke Building Marker
Inscription.  Constructed in 1909, this building has seen many businesses over the years. Foresman & Hoke used the building as a hardware store, but the building was also used as a tinning shop and plumbing business. The upstairs was used as a social hall and was later converted to apartments. In 1994, the two story building was completely refurbished, including seismic upgrades.
 
Erected by San Dimas Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureIndustry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 34° 6.397′ N, 117° 48.546′ W. Marker is in San Dimas, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Bonita Avenue just east of Monte Vista Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 164 W Bonita Ave, San Dimas CA 91773, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Sipple Building (here, next to this marker); The Walterscheid Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Santa Fe Depot (within shouting distance of this marker);
Foresman & Hoke Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, February 15, 2021
2. Foresman & Hoke Building and Marker
San Dimas Grain Company (within shouting distance of this marker); The Bank of San Dimas (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of San Dimas (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); San Dimas Garage (about 400 feet away); San Dimas Hotel (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Dimas.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 19, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 19, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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