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Littleton in Arapahoe County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

A Memorial to the Pioneers

 
 
A Memorial to the Pioneers Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2016
1. A Memorial to the Pioneers Marker
Inscription.  
A Memorial
to the pioneers of the
Upper Platte Valley
who began settlement
here in 1859

 
Erected 1929 by the Optimist Club of Littleton, Colorado.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1859.
 
Location. 39° 36.82′ N, 105° 1.217′ W. Marker is in Littleton, Colorado, in Arapahoe County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West Main Street and West Littleton Boulevard. Located in the outdoor patio seating area of the Melting Pot restaurant. The building was formerly the Littleton Carnegie Library. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2707 West Main Street, Littleton CO 80120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Weston Masonic Lodge (within shouting distance of this marker); J. D. Hill General Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Littleton, Colorado Post Office (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Good, The Bad, and the Hungry (approx. ¼ mile away); Rough and Ready
A Memorial to the Pioneers Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2016
2. A Memorial to the Pioneers Marker
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(approx. ¼ mile away); Public Transportation (approx. ¼ mile away); Denver & Rio Grande Depot (approx. 0.3 miles away); Arapahoe County Courthouse (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Littleton.
 
Also see . . .  History of the Carnegie Library becoming the Melting Pot restaurant. (Submitted on July 26, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Stone with plaque can be seen just to the right of the tree on left of photo. image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, July 26, 2016
3. Stone with plaque can be seen just to the right of the tree on left of photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 433 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.

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Jul. 4, 2022