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Historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here.
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Washington Historical MarkersExchange Building - Seattle, WA

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This historical plaque is monumented on the NE side of the Exchange Building on the corner of 2nd Ave and Marion St. in downtown Seattle, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 3/14/2013

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersArthur A. Denny - Seattle, WA

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This marker is located at the Henry M. Jackson Federal Building, 915 Second Avenue in Seattle, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 4/4/2011

last visited: 7/13/2018

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Washington Historical MarkersSite of Yesler's Pavilion - Seattle, WA

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This marker is on the Lowman Building...an apartment complex located at 107 Cherry Street Seattle, WA 98104.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 12/30/2012

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Washington Historical MarkersCarson D. Boren - Seattle, WA

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A historical marker located on the corner of the historic Hoge Building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 7/30/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersStart of Seattle Fire of 6/6/1889, Seattle, Washington

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A marker noting the ignition point of the Great Seattle fire of 1889 that took most of the city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: Washington

date approved: 6/21/2009

last visited: 7/13/2018

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Washington Historical MarkersBank of California - Seattle, WA

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This marker is located on a parking garage at 714 1st Avenue in Seattle, WA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 3/28/2017

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Washington Historical MarkersBeebe Building - Seattle, WA

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The Beebe building is part of a trio of buildings between Madison and Spring Streets known collectively as the 'Globe Building, Beebe Building and Hotel Cecil' and listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Holyhoke Building - Seattle, WA

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This building and marker are located at 1018-1022 1st Ave. in Seattle, Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 4/4/2011

last visited: 8/8/2016

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Washington Historical MarkersMutual Life Building - Seattle, WA

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This historical marker is located on the front of the Mutual Life Building facing 1st Avenue in historic Pioneer Square, known as Seattle's 'first neighborhood'.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 1/29/2013

last visited: 10/10/2014

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Washington Historical MarkersColonial Hotel - Seattle, WA

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This historic hotel is located at 1119 1st Avenue in Seattle, Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 4/4/2011

last visited: 2/1/2021

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Washington Historical MarkersGrand Pacific Hotel - Seattle, WA

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The Grand Pacific Hotel is part of a group of historic buildings along 1st Avenue in downtown Seattle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 2/1/2021

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersColman Dock - Seattle, WA

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This historical point of interest marker is located in front of the Seattle Ferry Terminal at Colman Dock and along the waterfront in downtown Seattle, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 1/29/2013

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersInterurban Building - Seattle, WA

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A beautiful brick and terra-cotta building in downtown Seattle contains a plaque hanging in front that notes its history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 9/7/2017

last visited: 11/25/2015

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Washington Historical MarkersSeattle Ferry Terminal Historical Panels - Seattle, WA

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These historical panels are located within the Seattle Ferry Terminal from the front entrance and along a ramp leading to the terminal courtyard on the Seattle waterfront.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 4/30/2013

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersFerry Service begins with Puget Sound Navigation, Seattle, Washington

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Marker noting the begining of ferry service from Seattle, WA to west Seattle in 1888 and the contributions of the Puget Sound Navigation Company in establishing the ferry system serving the Seattle Area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PersonsMD

location: Washington

date approved: 5/29/2009

last visited: 9/16/2016

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Washington Historical MarkersFire Bell No. 4, Seattle, WA

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Located on the water front of downtown Seattle next to Seattle Fire Station No.5.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!

location: Washington

date approved: 6/26/2009

last visited: 9/16/2016

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Washington Historical MarkersSeattle's First Pier Historical Marker - Seattle, WA

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This maritime monument is located along Alaskan Way in downtown Seattle, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 1/29/2013

last visited: 9/16/2016

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Washington Historical MarkersIndians Attack Seattle! Historical Marker - Seattle, WA

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This historical marker and anchor are located along Alaskan Way in downtown Seattle, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 1/29/2013

last visited: 9/16/2016

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Washington Historical MarkersSalvation Army's Seattle Beginnings - Seattle, WA

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This marker cites the location of The Salvation Army's Seattle Beginnings in 1887.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 1/28/2021

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Washington Historical MarkersSteamer 'Idaho' Wreckage - Seattle, WA

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This anchor and historical marker lie inside the historic Public Boat Landing Pergola along Alaskan Way on the waterfront in downtown Seattle, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 1/29/2013

last visited: 9/16/2016

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Washington Historical MarkersBallast Island Historical Marker - Seattle, WA

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This historical monument and anchor lie along Alaskan Way and near a historic pergola along the waterfront in downtown Seattle, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 1/29/2013

last visited: 9/16/2016

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Washington Historical MarkersSite of Smaller Fort - Seattle, WA

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This marker is on a building adjacent to Waterfall Garden Park in Seattle, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Washington

date approved: 7/26/2011

last visited: 3/21/2011

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Washington Historical MarkersMiike Maru Arrival in Seattle

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An historical marker about the arrival of the ship "Miike Maru" is located in Waterfront Park in Seattle, Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Washington

date approved: 7/9/2010

last visited: 8/17/2014

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Washington Historical MarkersTon of Gold

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Historical marker highlight where the Alaska Gold Rush of 1897 started from when a "ton of gold" was unloaded here in 1897.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PeanutsParents

location: Washington

date approved: 7/2/2008

last visited: 8/16/2014

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Washington Historical MarkersCentennial Celebration Marker - Seattle, WA

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This historical point of interest is located at the Seattle Waterfront Park in downtown Seattle, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 1/9/2013

last visited: 8/17/2014

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