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Eureka in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Metropole Hotel

Classical Revival Architecture - 1903

 

—Eureka Historic Landmark —

 
Metropole Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 6, 2012
1. Metropole Hotel Marker
Inscription. Built for A.R. Abrahamson; furnished rooms upstairs; businesses and Abe's Chop House downstairs.

This program possible through a partnership with property owners Evo & Catherine Fannucchi, Eureka Main Street, and the Eureka Heritage Society.
 
Erected by Eureka Main Street, Eureka Heritage Society.
 
Location. 40° 48.245′ N, 124° 10.114′ W. Marker is in Eureka, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is at the intersection of D Street and 2nd Street, on the right when traveling east on D Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 217 D Street, Eureka CA 95501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The former Fairwind (within shouting distance of this marker); Eureka Business College (within shouting distance of this marker); C.W. Long Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Eagle House (about 400 feet away); Clarke Memorial Museum (about 400 feet away); The Cousins Building (about 400 feet away); Needs/Williams Building (about 400 feet away); Italianate Architecture (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Eureka.
 
Also see . . .  Architectural Tour of Old Town Eureka Waterfront
Metropole Hotel Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 6, 2012
2. Metropole Hotel Marker - wide view
The marker is located in the entryway on the 2nd Street side of the building.
. The Humboldt Conventon Bureau and Visitors Bueaus guide to selected buildings in historic Old Town Eureka. On the Metropole Hotel: 20th century Classic Revival style in wood. The upper floors were furnished rooms and the corner was once the Eureka Chop House restaurant.... (Submitted on December 1, 2012.) 
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
The Metropole Hotel - view looking southeast across 2nd Street image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 6, 2012
3. The Metropole Hotel - view looking southeast across 2nd Street
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 270 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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