Eureka in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Buhne General Store
Buhne General Store
Greek Revival Architecture
Eureka’s Oldest Commercial Building
Captain H.H. Buhne, Proprietor
Eureka Historical Landmark
This program possible through a partnership with property owners Globe Properties: Bob, Barbara, & Robert P. Maxon, Eureka Main Street, and the Eureka Heritage Society
Erected 2005 by Globe Properties, Eureka Main Street, and Eureka Heritage Society.
Location. 40° 48.315′ N, 124° 10.043′ W. Marker is in Eureka, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is at the intersection of 1st Street and F Street, on the left when traveling east on 1st Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 421 1st Street, Eureka CA 95501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. E. Janssen Building (a few steps from this marker); Weaver Building (within shouting distance of this marker); D. C. McDonald Building (within shouting distance of this marker); C.W. Long Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Cousins Building Italianate Architecture (about 400 feet away); J. Lowenthal Building (about 400 feet away); Eureka Business College (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Eureka.
Also see . . . Buhne's Chandlery. The Times-Standard's 2005 article as part of a "Restore and Preserve" supplement. Notes that the structure experienced numerous uses over the building's existence, as not only has it been a general store and chandlery, but also bowling alley and shooting gallery, a plumbing shop, cabinetry shop, and more recently, a gallery and a maritime museum. (Submitted on October 11, 2012.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers •
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