Tulsa in Tulsa County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
Blue Dome District
— Tulsa's Historic Route 66 —
318-324 E. 2nd Street
The White Star Service Station was designed by Lawrence Blue and Fred Knoblock and constructed in 1925. In addition to the distinct form and roof color, it was unique as Tulsa's first filling station with compressed air pumps and restrooms with hot and cold running water and 24-hour service. The iconic dome originally served as living quarters for the filling station attendant. This Tulsa icon was listed as a contributing resource
Erected 2019 by Tulsa Route 66 Commission. (Marker Number 16.)
Location. 36° 9.351′ N, 95° 59.225′ W. Marker is in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in Tulsa County. Marker is at the intersection of East 2nd Street and South Elgin Avenue, on the right when traveling east on East 2nd Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 318 East 2nd Street, Tulsa OK 74120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Philtower Building (approx. ¼ mile away); Pentane (C5H12) Molecular Model (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Hope Franklin Reconciliation Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Tower of Reconciliation and Healing Walkway (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oklahoma Natural Gas Company Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Presbyterian Church Centennial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mt. Zion Baptist Church (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tulsa.
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 6, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 6, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 6, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.