Berkeley in Alameda County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Peetís Coﬀee & Tea
Erected 2009 by Berkeley Historical Plaque Project.
Location. 37° 52.819′ N, 122° 16.099′ W. Marker is in Berkeley, California, in Alameda County. Marker is at the intersection of Vine Street and Walnut Street, on the right when traveling east on Vine Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2124 Vine Street, Berkeley CA 94709, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. North Berkeley Congregational (Grace North) Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Hunrick Grocery Store Hillside Club (approx. 0.2 miles away); Live Oak Park (approx. ľ mile away); Site of Napoleon Bonaparte Byrne House (approx. ľ mile away); Edward A. Brakenridge House (approx. ľ mile away); The Poetry Garden (approx. ľ mile away); Whittier School (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkeley.
Also see . . . Peetís Coffee & Tea - History. On the day Alfred Peet opened his first coffee store on the corner of Walnut and Vine Streets in Berkeley, CA, he quietly began a revolution in the way Americans experienced the taste and quality of their coffee – a revolution that persists to this day. (Submitted on April 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 575 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.