Denver in Denver County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Red Light District Market Street
1890 - 1912
—Lower Downtown Walking Tour —
Erected by Lower Downtown Historic District.
Location. 39° 45.212′ N, 104° 59.628′ W. Marker is in Denver, Colorado, in Denver County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street and 20th Street, on the right when traveling south on Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is visible on the 20th Street side of the 'Tavern Downtown' sports bar on the wall next to the parking lot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1949 Market Street, Denver CO 80202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The House of Mirrors (within shouting distance of this marker); Hop Alley/Chinese Riot of 1880 (within shouting distance of this marker); Blake Street Area (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Windsor Farm Dairy Building / The Crocker Cracker Factory (about 500 feet away); Merchandise Mart (approx. 0.2 miles away); General Electric Building 18th St. Atrium / Littleton Creamery Beatrice Cold Storage Warehouse (approx. ¼ mile away); St. Elmo Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Denver.
Also see . . .
1. How did prostitution in Denver, Colorado come to an end?. Includes comments about some info made on this marker. (Submitted on July 28, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Blog about this and similar marker. (Submitted on July 28, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
3. Wikipedia article about Mattie Silks. (Submitted on July 28, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Additional keywords. prostitution
Categories. • Entertainment • Women •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 16, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 28, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 331 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 28, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.