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Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Public Market

 
 
Public Market Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 21, 2013
1. Public Market Marker
Inscription.  Foreshadowing supermarkets and malls, numerous vendors, often recent immigrants, sold produce, meats and other foods including ethnic specialties from 1913 to 1965.
 
Erected 2000 by Jamestown Historical Marker Committee.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places. A significant historical year for this entry is 1913.
 
Location. 42° 5.564′ N, 79° 14.412′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is on Harrison Street 0.1 miles west of South Main Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jamestown NY 14701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Brooklyn Square (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Birmingham Auto (about 300 feet away); Policeman George Kendall (about 400 feet away); Site of the New York State Armory (about 500 feet away); First Grist Mill (about 500 feet away); Blackstone Corporation (about 500 feet away); The Lost Neighborhood (about 500 feet away); Home of Reuben E. Fenton (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
 
Public Market Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 21, 2013
2. Public Market Marker
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 23, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 23, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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