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Lincoln in Placer County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

New Hoppert Building

 
 
New Hoppert Building Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 6, 2009
1. New Hoppert Building Marker
Inscription. Owned by Hoppert Family since 1870's. (Descendant Cathryn Gates has title in 2002)

1862 - Small wooden building: "John Cannon, Attorney and Counselor-at-Law."
1870 - Christopher Hoppert buys this parcel and building, plus several to the east and north; opens C.H. Hoppert: Bakery, Saloon, Eating House."
1892 - Hoppert builds "New Hoppert Building" on this site (bakery and home next lot east). First tenants: Levy and Levitt, "Farmer and Mechanics Store"(Clothing, etc.).
1906 - Meat Market: Proprietors in turn, W.P. Adams, W.J. Wyatt, Wyatt & Murch, Jolly and Sons, L. Leavell & Son, L. Browning.
1916 - L Browning, Saloon (until Prohibition).
1920 - "Mac's Pool Hall and Soda Fountain" (Roy McRary) popular rendevous 25 years. Airo's Barber Shop, 1920-24 and 1964-1993
1945 - Fountain: Olan Hare, then C. Hughes, then Woody Wyatt.
1956 - The Town Shop. Wilson Paint Center 1964). Donut shop/snack bar (1965). Kay Gee Cafe (1971). Bill and Sharon's Electric (1973).
1979 - "Sandwich Alley'" Doris & Bob Flocchini, then Diana and Shawn Burke.

This marker provided by Silver Star Parlor #63, Native Sons of the Golden West
Lincoln, California, September 9, 2002
 
Erected 2002 by Silver
New Hoppert Building (Constructed 1892) Photo, Click for full size
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 6, 2009
2. New Hoppert Building (Constructed 1892)
Star Parlor #63, Native Sons of the Golden West.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
 
Location. 38° 53.513′ N, 121° 17.522′ W. Marker is in Lincoln, California, in Placer County. Marker is on Fifth Street near F Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lincoln CA 95648, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Beerman Plaza (a few steps from this marker); I O O F Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Fleming Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Emmada Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Butterfield/Jansen Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lincoln World War II Memorial (about 400 feet away); Colonel C. Lincoln Wilson (about 400 feet away); First Clay Pipe Plant in the West (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lincoln.
 
More about this marker. The marker on the southeast corner of the building - to the right of the entrance.
 
Regarding New Hoppert Building. The building currently houses a restaurant and catering establishment, "Simple Pleasures".
 
Also see . . .
New Hoppert Building Photo, Click for full size
Courtesy of The Silver Star Parlor No.63, Native Sons of the Golden West
3. New Hoppert Building
The building on the far-right of photo is the New Hoppert Building.
 Feats of Clay magazine has a great Walking Tour. A walking tour of the old part of Lincoln, with descriptions of various historic buildings, including the New Hoppert Building. (Submitted on April 16, 2009.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 684 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.   3. submitted on . • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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