Snohomish in Snohomish County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
was Snohomish County's first courthouse,
first post office and our first city hall.
Originally built in Steilacoom
and delivered by steamship in 1859.
It was also the home of city founder,
Emory Canda Ferguson
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1859.
Location. 47° 54.623′ N, 122° 5.628′ W. Marker is in Snohomish, Washington, in Snohomish County. Marker can be reached from City of Snohomish River Front Trail. Marker is located on a walking trail, two (level) minutes from the parking lot at Cady Landing. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 Maple Street, Snohomish WA 98290, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 901 First Street Building, 1900 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mary Low Sinclair (about 300 feet away); The Ferguson Family (about 300 feet away); Site of Commercial Bank & Wilbur Pharmacy Snohomish Public Library (about 500 feet away); Love at First Sight (about 600 feet away); Blackman Brothers (about 600 feet away); Otten Dry Goods Store (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Snohomish.
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Also see . . .
1. The Ferguson Cottage, 1859. An article published April 21, 2010, in the Snohomish Country Tribune (Submitted on April 8, 2014.)
2. Riverfront Trail Markers Installed. An article announcing the dedication of the marker. (Submitted on April 8, 2014.)
3. Emory C. Ferguson - Wikipedia. Ferguson was eulogized as the "Father of Snohomish" (Submitted on April 8, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on March 28, 2014, by Warner Blake of Snohomish, WA Washington. This page has been viewed 500 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 6, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 2. submitted on March 28, 2014, by Warner Blake of Snohomish, WA Washington. 3, 4. submitted on August 6, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 5, 6. submitted on April 8, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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