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UPS - Celebrating 100 years of Service

August 28, 2007

 
 
Celebrating 100 years of Service Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 17, 2011
1. Celebrating 100 years of Service Marker
Inscription. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of UPS, employees gathered here at the companyís birthplace to honor, celebrate and reaffirm UPSís commitment to serving communities around the world.
 
Erected 2007 by UPS Corporation.
 
Location. 47° 36.002′ N, 122° 19.911′ W. Marker is in Seattle, Washington, in King County. Marker is on 2nd Avenue near South Main Street. Touch for map. The marker is located in Waterfall Garden. Marker is at or near this postal address: 217 2nd Avenue, Seattle WA 98104, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Birthplace of United Parcel Service (here, next to this marker); Site of the Smaller Fort (within shouting distance of this marker); Information Booth (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pioneer Square Historic District (about 400 feet away); Lou Grahamís Sporting House (about 400 feet away); The White Chapel District (about 500 feet away); Earl Layman Street Clock (about 500 feet away); The Goldsmith Building (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Seattle.
 
Also see . . .  UPS Corportion - History (1907-1929). (Submitted on October 11, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
 
Categories. CommunicationsIndustry & Commerce
 
Celebrating 100 years of Service Marker located in Waterfall Garden image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 17, 2011
2. Celebrating 100 years of Service Marker located in Waterfall Garden
Waterfall Garden image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 17, 2011
3. Waterfall Garden
Waterfall Garden image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 17, 2011
4. Waterfall Garden
Waterfall Garden Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 17, 2011
5. Waterfall Garden Plaque
Waterfall Garden Created and Maintained for the People of Seattle By The Annie E. Casey Foundation In honor of all the men and women of United Parcel Service 1977
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 524 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 11, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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