Florence in Pinal County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Founder of Florence
— Historic Site —
Erected by Pinal County Historical Society and Arizona Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Communications • Government & Politics • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1866.
Location. 33° 2.163′ N, 111° 23.329′ W. Marker is in Florence, Arizona, in Pinal County. Marker is on West Ruggles Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Marker is on the North side of Ruggles Avenue between North Quartz Street and North Willow Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Florence AZ 85132, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. E.N. Fish & Co. Store (within shouting distance of this marker); George A. Brown House (within shouting distance of this marker); Granville Wheat Outbuilding (within shouting distance of this marker); Ross/Fryer – Cushman Residence (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Silver King Florence Hotel (about 400 feet away); E. N. Fish & Co. Store (about 500 feet away); Charles Rapp Saloon (about 600 feet away); Mauk Building (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on January 21, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,924 times since then and 81 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 21, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.