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Snohomish in Snohomish County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
 

Ferguson Cottage

 
 
Ferguson Cottage Marker image. Click for full size.
By Warner Blake, March 28, 2014
1. Ferguson Cottage Marker
Inscription.
The cottage you see on the bluff above
was Snohomish County's first courthouse,
first post office and our first city hall.
Originally built in Steilacoom
and delivered by steamship in 1859.
It was also the home of city founder,
Emory Canda Ferguson
(1833-1911)

 
Erected 2010.
 
Location. 47° 54.623′ N, 122° 5.628′ W. Marker is in Snohomish, Washington, in Snohomish County. Marker can be reached from City of Snohomish River Front Trail. Touch for map. Marker is located on a walking trail, two (level) minutes from the parking lot at Cady Landing. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 Maple Street, Snohomish WA 98290, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ken Griffey Jr. (approx. 6.4 miles away); Humble House (approx. 10.6 miles away); Alderwood Manor Heritage Cottage (approx. 10.7 miles away); Wickers Building (approx. 10.7 miles away); Interurban Trolley (approx. 10.7 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. The Ferguson Cottage, 1859. An article published April 21, 2010, in the Snohomish Country Tribune (Submitted on April 8, 2014.) 

2. Riverfront Trail Markers Installed
Ferguson Cottage image. Click for full size.
By David Dilgard Drawling
2. Ferguson Cottage
. An article announcing the dedication of the marker. (Submitted on April 8, 2014.) 

3. Emory C. Ferguson - Wikipedia. Ferguson was eulogized as the "Father of Snohomish" (Submitted on April 8, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Emory Canda Ferguson c. 1889 image. Click for full size.
By Public Domain
3. Emory Canda Ferguson c. 1889
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 28, 2014, by Warner Blake of Snohomish, WA Washington. This page has been viewed 327 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on March 28, 2014, by Warner Blake of Snohomish, WA Washington.   2, 3. submitted on April 8, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Close-up photo of the marker showing the text. • Photo of the cottage. • Can you help?
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