Prescott in Yavapai County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
The Fire of 1900
Erected by The Historic Preservation Fund and the City of Prescott
Location. 34° 32.385′ N, 112° 28.221′ W. Marker is in Prescott, Arizona, in Yavapai County. Marker is at the intersection of South Montezuma Street (Arizona Route 89) and West Goodwin Street, on the right when traveling south on South Montezuma Street. Touch for map. Marker is located on the southwest corner. Marker is in this post office area: Prescott AZ 86301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ruffner Plaza Stables (within shouting distance of this marker); City Jail and Firehouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Prescott (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Prescott's Beginnings: The First Mining District in Yavapai County (about 400 feet away); Montezuma Street (about 400 feet away); Hotel Vendome (about 500 feet away); The International Society of Arboriculture and the National Arborist Association (about 500 feet away); Site of Howey's Hall (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Prescott.
Also see . . . Whiskey Row. On July 14, 1900, this block was totally destroyed by fire. Within a few days of the fire, new construction was underway in brick and masonry. (Submitted on July 30, 2009.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2009, by Joseph Cavinato of Fountain Hills, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,268 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 13, 2009, by Joseph Cavinato of Fountain Hills, Arizona. 3. submitted on July 13, 2009. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.