Solid Investment

Solid Investment (HM2HY9)

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N 39° 44.841', W 104° 59.543'

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Wall Street of the Rockies

—Seventeenth Street Denver, Colorado —

Charles Boettcher (1852-1948) was a German immigrant who played several key roles in the state's economic development. He introduced the sugar beet industry to Colorado and established the Great Western Sugar Company.

While building sugar beet refineries, Boettcher was often delayed by the poor availability of cement. He bought a cement plant in Portland, Colorado, created a new company, and built its headquarters, the Ideal Cement Building at 17th and Champa.
HM NumberHM2HY9
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Placed ByWalk of Fame International
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Date Added Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 at 2:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13S E 500652 N 4399716
Decimal Degrees39.74735000, -104.99238333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 44.841', W 104° 59.543'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 44' 50.46" N, 104° 59' 32.58" W
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