Prescott in Yavapai County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
The Ehle Family and the Montezuma Hotel
The Ehles built a log house at the southwest corner of Goodwin and Marina Streets. In the fall of 1868, they opened the Montezuma Hotel at the northwest corner of Willis and Montezuma streets where the Coronado Apartments, which were apparently built between 1910 and 1924, are today. The Arizona Miner reported on October 10, 1868 that "[t]his hotel is now in full blast and is crowded with guests. Mr. Ehle sets a first-class table." By 1869,
Erected by The City of Prescott and Ehle Family Descendants.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Buildings • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1835.
Location. 34° 32.645′ N, 112° 28.215′ W. Marker is in Prescott, Arizona, in Yavapai County. Marker is at the intersection of North Montezuma Street and West Willis Street, on the left when traveling north on North Montezuma Street. Marker is on northwest corner of Montezuma ans Willis Streets. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Prescott AZ 86301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. J. I. Gardner Store (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Santa Fe Depot (about 600 feet away); Head Hotel (about 700 feet away); Bashford Burmister Company (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sacred Heart Catholic Church and Rectory (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Mulvenon Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hotel St. MichaelPrescott (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Prescott.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 796 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 16, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.