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Godbe-Pitts & Company Drugstore

Salt Lake City, Utah, late 1850's

 

— Replicated in 1996 —

 
Godbe-Pitts & Company Drugstore Marker image. Click for full size.
By Connor Olson, April 17, 2021
1. Godbe-Pitts & Company Drugstore Marker
Inscription.  Many medicines in the pioneer era were made from herbs planted and grown by settlers around their homes. People also relied on commercial drugstores, like Godbe-Pitts & Company, for more exotic herbs not found in the area. Processed medicines were brought from the East and sold in drugstores.
 
Erected by This Is The Place Foundation. (Marker Number 33.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceScience & Medicine.
 
Location. 40° 45.303′ N, 111° 48.935′ W. Marker is in Salt Lake City, Utah, in Salt Lake County. Marker can be reached from First North. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2601 East Sunnyside Avenue, Salt Lake City UT 84108, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dinwoodey Cabinet and Chair Shop (a few steps from this marker); Dinwoodey Pottery Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Z.C.M.I. (Zion’s Cooperative Mercantile Institution) (within shouting distance of this marker); Hooper and Eldredge Bank (within shouting
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By Connor Olson, April 17, 2021
2. Godbe-Pitts & Company Drugstore
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distance of this marker); Madsen Furniture Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Shaving Parlor (within shouting distance of this marker); Edward Snelgrove Boot Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Niels and Josephine Anderson Home (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salt Lake City.
 
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By Connor Olson, April 17, 2021
3. Storeroom
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 13, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 5, 2021, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 65 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 5, 2021, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
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