Eureka in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Eureka City Hall
Italian Renaissance Architecture, 1905-1960
—Eureka Historic Landmark —
Built by the Lyon-Wilson Construction Company, this 110 ft. by 120 ft., two-story structure with basement contained all of the city's offices in one building. Fire Company No. 2, police department and jail were also housed here.
Damaged in a 1954 earthquake, the building was demolished in 1960.
Erected 2012 by Eureka Main Street, Eureka Heritage Society.
Location. 40° 48.221′ N, 124° 9.926′ W. Marker is in Eureka, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is at the intersection of 3rd Street and G Street on 3rd Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eureka CA 95501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. N.S.G.W. Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Ritz Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Buhne Building (about 300 feet away); Oberon (about 300 feet away); Arkley Center for the Performing Arts August Palmtag Building (about 400 feet away); J. Lowenthal Building (about 500 feet away); Italianate Architecture (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Eureka.
Also see . . .
1. Rededication of the Cornerstone for Eureka City Hall. The Journal's notice of the rededication ceremony. (Submitted on October 13, 2012.)
2. Cornerstone Rededication Ceremony. Humboldt Lodge #79's piece on the rededication of the cornerstone. (Submitted on October 13, 2012.)
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