Eureka in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
The former Fairwind
Italianate Architecture - circa 1870
—Eureka Historic Landmark —
This program possible through a partnership with owners Ferguson-Winsted, Eureka Main Street, and the Eureka Heritage Society.
Erected 2006 by Eureka MainStreet, Eureka Heritage Society.
Location. 40° 48.249′ N, 124° 10.154′ W. Marker is in Eureka, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is on 2nd Street west of D Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 223 1/2 2nd Street, Eureka CA 95501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eagle House (within shouting distance of this marker); Metropole Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Eureka Business College (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); C.W. Long Building (about 500 feet away); Clarke Memorial Museum (about 500 feet away); The Cousins Building (about 600 feet away); Needs/Williams Building (about 600 feet away); Italianate Architecture (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Eureka.
Also see . . . This 1870s saloon has a red-light past and a rosy future. The Times-Standard's article (3/1/2006) on the former Fairwind building (Submitted on November 17, 2012.)
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