Mercantile Place

Mercantile Place (HM1CKT)

Location: Pasadena, CA 91105 Los Angeles County
Country: United States of America

N 34° 8.724', W 118° 9.017'

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This well-named service road ran behind some of the most important retail merchants that fronted Colorado Boulevard from 1887 to the end of the 19th century. Among the retailers in this block were Hertel's Dry Goods, J.W. Woods (The Druggist who later became a well-known local historian), and Conrad & Hotaling, Men's Outfitters. A.C. Vroman established his first bookshop on this block in 1894. This block also was the location of Valley Union Newspaper Offices and shops for a grocer, a confectioner, a baker and a jeweler.
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HM NumberHM1CKT
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Placed ByDanny & Jeanetter Mellinkoff
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Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 12:41pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11S E 393952 N 3778875
Decimal Degrees34.14540000, -118.15028333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 8.724', W 118° 9.017'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 8' 43.44" N, 118° 9' 1.02" W
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Area Code(s)626, 310, 323, 818
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 18 S Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena CA 91105, US
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