Show Low in Navajo County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Showlow Valley Settlement
Erected 1959 by Daughters of Utah Pioneers - Cooley Camp, Apache County, Arizona. (Marker Number 250.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of Utah Pioneers marker series.
Location. 34° 15.176′ N, 110° 1.846′ W. Marker is in Show Low, Arizona, in Navajo County. Marker is at the intersection of North 11th Street and East Cooley Street, on the left when traveling north on North 11th Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of the L.D.S. Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 300 North 11th Street, Show Low AZ 85901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. "show low and you win the ranch". (within shouting distance of this marker); Lakeside (approx. 7.4 miles away); Rodeo-Chediski Fire (approx. 8 miles away); Shumway Schoolhouse (approx. 10.9 miles away).
Also see . . . The Arizona Memory Project. Showlow began as a ranch claimed by Marion Clark and Corydon Cooley. Virgin ponderosa pine forests surrounded the valley. This area had water, provided by a creek, which allowed irrigation and cattle to graze on the lush grass. (Submitted on October 9, 2010.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 6, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 754 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 6, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 3. submitted on June 12, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.