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Billings in Yellowstone County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
 

The McCormick Hotel - 1905

Historic Montana Avenue

 
 
The McCormick Hotel - 1905 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 15, 2020
1. The McCormick Hotel - 1905 Marker
Inscription.  Built around 1900, the McCormick Hotel is a three-story gray brick building with raised patterns of buff-colored brick and cast stone window lintel keystones, reflecting elements of the Renaissance Revival style. The hotel was, for a time, the home of Jean Hickock McCormick, the purported daughter of western legends Calamity Jane and Wild Bill Hickock.
 
Erected by Downtown Billings Starts Here. (Marker Number 43.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureNotable Buildings.
 
Location. 45° 46.974′ N, 108° 30.073′ W. Marker is in Billings, Montana, in Yellowstone County. Marker is on Montana Avenue (Business Interstate 90) near North 25th Street, on the right when traveling east. The hotel is across Montana Avenue from the marker. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2500, Billings MT 59101, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Calamity Jane Visits Montana Avenue - 1894 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Eagle Hotel - circa 1905 (within shouting distance of this marker); The ARU Railroad Strike - 1894
The McCormick Hotel and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 15, 2020
2. The McCormick Hotel and Marker
A portion of the McCormick Hotel is visible on the right.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Chief Plenty Coups Visits - circa 1921 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Beanery - 1909 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Oxford Hotel - 1918 (within shouting distance of this marker); Rex Hotel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Billings Townsite Historic District (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Billings.
 
The McCormick Hotel image. Click for full size.
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3. The McCormick Hotel
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 4, 2021, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 4, 2021, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.
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