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Seattle in King County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
 

Chrysler Building

Seattle's Historic Auto Row

 
 
Chrysler Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rob Ketcherside, April 24, 2017
1. Chrysler Building Marker
Inscription. The Washborn-Haines Company built this structure to showcase their preeminent Chrysler auto dealership, so special that Walter Chrysler himself came out for the opening on November 29, 1925. This building continued to house automobile sales and service until February 1989, when it was sold by the Rahe family to the current owner, Hunters Capital.
 
Erected 2017 by Hunters Capital.
 
Location. 47° 36.922′ N, 122° 19.218′ W. Marker is in Seattle, Washington, in King County. Marker is at the intersection of East Pine Street and Broadway, on the right when traveling west on East Pine Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 900 East Pine Street, Seattle WA 98122, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Broadway High School (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pantages House (approx. mile away); Japanese American Remembrance Garden (approx. 0.3 miles away); George Ward House (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Presbyterian Church of Seattle World War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Presbyterian Church of Seattle World War II Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); 50th Anniversary of First Presbyterian Church of Seattle (approx. 0.7 miles away); The First Presbyterian Church of Seattle, Washington (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Seattle.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 25, 2017, by Rob Ketcherside of Seattle, Washington. This page has been viewed 146 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on April 25, 2017, by Rob Ketcherside of Seattle, Washington. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
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