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Costa Mesa in Orange County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Middaugh Shoes 1929(c)

 
 
Middaugh Shoes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, September 29, 2012
1. Middaugh Shoes Marker
Inscription.  
Costa Mesa Historical Site
Costa Mesa

Middaugh
Shoes
1929(c)

 
Erected 2009 by City of Costa Mesa, Historical Preservation Committee.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceNotable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 33° 38.497′ N, 117° 55.088′ W. Marker is in Costa Mesa, California, in Orange County. Marker is on Newport Boulevard, on the right when traveling north. Marker is in sidewalk in front of Arsen's European Tailoring. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1840 Newport Boulevard, Costa Mesa CA 92627, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mesa Cleaners 1926(c) (here, next to this marker); Pennant Bakery 1925(c) (a few steps from this marker); Safeway Store 1929(c) (a few steps from this marker); Chapman Billiard Parlor 1928(c) (within shouting distance of this marker); Braddy's Barber Shoppe 1921(c) (within shouting
Arsen's European Tailoring image. Click for full size.
By Michael Kindig, September 29, 2012
2. Arsen's European Tailoring
distance of this marker); Mesa Tavern 1928(c) (within shouting distance of this marker); Costa Mesa Garage 1922(c) (within shouting distance of this marker); Alpha Beta Store 1924(c) (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Costa Mesa.
 
Also see . . .  Costa Mesa Walk of History Revealed. Middaugh Shoes (1929). J. Middaugh moved his shoe store to this location in July 1929. His repairs were so good that his store was referred to as the "shoe hospital." (Submitted on September 29, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 29, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 323 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 29, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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