Kemmerer in Lincoln County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
Home of James C. Penney
April 14, 1902 in Kemmerer Wyoming
Operated by J.C. Penny Homestead, Inc.
Erected by J.C. Penney Homestead.
Location. 41° 47.692′ N, 110° 32.21′ W. Marker is in Kemmerer, Wyoming, in Lincoln County. Marker is at the intersection of J.C. Penney Drive and Lignite Street, on the right when traveling west on J.C. Penney Drive. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 722 J.C. Penney Drive, Kemmerer WY 83101, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wyoming Centennial (within shouting distance of this marker); Kemmerer Founders Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Oregon Trail Memorial (about 300 feet away); Fossil Butte (approx. 5 miles away).
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Also see . . . James Cash Penney: From Clerk to Chain-store Tycoon - Wyoming Historical Society. Penney grew up in an era in America when agriculture was giving way to industrialization, and he would become part of the movement that saw millions (Submitted on January 30, 2015, 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 January 30, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 321 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 30, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.