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Ogden in Weber County, Utah — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

ZCMI Co-op Building

1871 - 1888

 
 
ZCMI Co-op Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 27, 2014
1. ZCMI Co-op Building Marker
Inscription.
Official outlet of ZCMI (Zionís Co-operative

Mercantile Institution) (illegible) “Americaís First

Department Store.” This wall is all that
remains of the building at this site which was
a whole (illegible) of the Order Branch of
ZCMI from 1781 to 1880. It was part of the
ZCMI co-operative system which served
more than 150 communities in the
Intermountain area with retail commodities
and services beginning in 1868.
 
Location. 41° 13.235′ N, 111° 58.48′ W. Marker is in Ogden, Utah, in Weber County. Marker is on 25 near Grant Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 243 - 25th Street, Ogden UT 84401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Utah Trunk Factory (here, next to this marker); Kansas City Liquor House (a few steps from this marker); Davenport Saloon (within shouting distance of this marker); London Ice Cream Parlor (within shouting distance of this marker); Union Restaurant and Switch European Lodgings (within
ZCMI Co-op Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 27, 2014
2. ZCMI Co-op Building Marker
shouting distance of this marker); Harry Jordanís Cigar Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); The Solomon C. Stephens Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Livingston Confectionary (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ogden.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 1, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 182 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 1, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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