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Hood River in Hood River County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
 

Hood River City Hall

1920

— City of Hood River Downtown Historic District —

 
 
Hood River City Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Barry Swackhamer, July 2, 2017
1. Hood River City Hall Marker
Inscription.  Constructed in 1920 by local contractor L.C. Baldwin, the new City Hall was formally dedicated in February 1921 by Mayor E.L. Scobee. The building housed the city offices and council chambers on the main floor, and the fire and police statins on the lower level. Distinctive cast stone garlands and light hoods decorate the building's arched entry and brick facade. The building is still used by the City of Hood River.
 
Erected by City of Hood River Review Board.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsNotable Buildings.
 
Location. 45° 42.5′ N, 121° 30.726′ W. Marker is in Hood River, Oregon, in Hood River County. Marker is on 2nd Street near State Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 211 2nd Street, Hood River OR 97031, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Masonic Hall Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Overlook Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Stewart Hardware & Furniture Company
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(within shouting distance of this marker); DeWitt Motors (within shouting distance of this marker); The Hall Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Sproat Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Eliot Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Blowers Building (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hood River.
 
Hood River City Hall and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Barry Swackhamer, July 2, 2017
2. Hood River City Hall and Marker
The marker is inside the entry way.
Hood River City Hall image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Barry Swackhamer, July 2, 2017
3. Hood River City Hall
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 8, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 3, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 167 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 3, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.

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Dec. 3, 2023