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Edwin Alley

 
 
Edwin Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
1. Edwin Alley Marker
Inscription. Named for General Edwin Ward, a major real estate investor and owner of the Ward Block and the Grand Hotel at the southwest corner of Colorado Boulevard and Fair Oaks Avenue originally named "Grimes Alley" after Charles Grimes whose restaurant and billiard hall at 19-25 South Fair Oaks Avenue was an important gathering place at the end of the 19th century.
 
Erected by Bickley Printing Company Samuel, Calvin, & Phyllis Smith.
 
Location. 34° 8.725′ N, 118° 9.069′ W. Marker is in Pasadena, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Mills Place. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22 Mills Place, Pasadena CA 91105, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. McCormick Alley (a few steps from this marker); Mercantile Place (within shouting distance of this marker); Mills Place (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fraiser Alley (about 400 feet away); Exchange Alley (about 400 feet away); Martin Alley (about 400 feet away); Christensen Alley (about 400 feet away); Bonham Alley (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pasadena.
 
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Edwin Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
2. Edwin Alley Marker
Edwin Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, January 4, 2014
3. Edwin Alley Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 30, 2014, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 194 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 30, 2014, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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