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Chandler in Maricopa County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Dr. A. J. Chandler

1859 – 1950

 
 
Dr. A. J. Chandler Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, December 30, 2013
1. Dr. A. J. Chandler Marker
Inscription.
He knew no yesterdays
His living was for tomorrow
Founder of the town of Chandler
Built the San Marcos Hotel
Arizona’s first veterinarian
Father of modern irrigation system
Pioneer rancher and developer of the southside area of the Salt River Valley
 
Erected 1986 by Suzanne Price Propstra.
 
Location. 33° 18.205′ N, 111° 50.517′ W. Marker is in Chandler, Arizona, in Maricopa County. Marker can be reached from South Marcos Place near West Commonwealth Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is located at the A. J. Chandler Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4 South Marcos Place, Chandler AZ 85225, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Arthur E. Price (a few steps from this marker); Bank of Chandler (within shouting distance of this marker); Monroe Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Morrison Grocery (within shouting distance of this marker); Dougherty Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Price Building
Dr. A. J. Chandler Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, December 30, 2013
2. Dr. A. J. Chandler Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anderson Building (about 400 feet away); Historic A. J. Chandler Park / The Chandler District Honor Roll (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chandler.
 
Also see . . .  The Story of Chandler, Arizona. A brief history of the community founded by Dr. A.J. Chandler on May 17, 1912 (Submitted on December 31, 2013.) 
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Dr. A. J. Chandler Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, December 30, 2013
3. Dr. A. J. Chandler Marker
Dr. A. J. Chandler image. Click for full size.
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4. Dr. A. J. Chandler
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 30, 2013, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 338 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 30, 2013, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.   3. submitted on December 31, 2013, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.   4. submitted on December 31, 2013.
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