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Stevensville in Ravalli County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
 

Porter & Buck Building

317 Main Street

 

—1910 —

 
Porter & Buck Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 11, 2018
1. Porter & Buck Building Marker
Inscription.
The Porter & Buck Building thrived as a grocery store until 1922.
Porter and Buck Brothers served the growing population settling in the Bitterroot Valley.
Beautiful glass tiles accent the transom and give it an artistic flair.
The tiles are original to the 1910 construction and were manufactured by the American 3-way Prism Company of Chicago.

 
Erected by Stevensville Main Street Association.
 
Location. 46° 30.564′ N, 114° 5.628′ W. Marker is in Stevensville, Montana, in Ravalli County. Marker is on Main Street (State Highway 269) near 3rd Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 317 Main Street, Stevensville MT 59870, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First State Bank Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Denayer House (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Buck/Stevensville Trading Co (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thorton Building (about 400 feet away); IOOF Hall (about 400 feet away); First Baptist Church
Porter & Buck Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 11, 2018
2. Porter & Buck Building Marker
The marker is at the right corner of the building.
(about 600 feet away); Gleason Building (about 700 feet away); Hunter Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stevensville.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 18, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 26 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 18, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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