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Florence in Pinal County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

George-Brockway House

 
 
George-Brockway House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, January 16, 2010
1. George-Brockway House Marker
Inscription. This Colonial Revival adobe was the home of George Brockway and his wife Esther. Brockway was the town medical doctor, Pinal County Hospital Superintendent and Territorial Prison physician. He owned a drugstore, and in 1908 became the first mayor of Florence, serving two terms. Brockway was a benefactor of the Florence Woman's Club. He and his wife were active in many social and cultural clubs.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places
 
Location. 33° 1.613′ N, 111° 23.426′ W. Marker is in Florence, Arizona, in Pinal County. Marker is on South Central Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 501 South Central Avenue, Florence AZ 85132, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Truman – Randell House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tom Mix & Tony, Jr. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Harvey-Niemeyer House (approx. mile away); C.D. Henry House (approx. mile away); Elmer Coker House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Florence High School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Manuel Robles House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Denier & Richmond General Merchandise Store (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsNotable Persons
 
George-Brockway House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, January 16, 2010
2. George-Brockway House Marker
George-Brockway House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, January 16, 2010
3. George-Brockway House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 21, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 632 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 21, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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