Georgetown in Clear Creek County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Cushman Block I, 1872
Georgetown-Silver Plume National Historic Landmark District
Today stucco covers the original brick. Original features include the secondary wood cornice with brackets between the two floors, the trim, and the store-front openings (including the exceptionally tall doorway.) The missing top cornice was a small brick one. A doorway with a transom leads to the second floor.
Erected 2007 by Town of Georgetown and Historic Georgetown, Inc.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1872.
Location. 39° 42.374′ N, 105° 41.794′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, Colorado, in Clear Creek County. Marker is at the intersection of Sixth Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 506 Sixth Street, Georgetown CO 80444, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kneisel and Anderson Store, 1892 (a few steps from this marker); Tucker Brothers Store, ca. 1870 (a few steps from this marker); Cushman Block II, 1872/1875 (a few steps from this marker); Monti and Guanella Building, 1867 (a few steps from this marker); Fish Block, 1889 (within shouting distance of this marker); McClellan Opera House (within shouting distance of this marker); Commemorating the Historical Importance of the Georgetown Mining Region (within shouting distance of this marker); Forbes Building, ca. 1869 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 14, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 13, 2021, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 13, 2021, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.