Billings in Yellowstone County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
Erected by Montana Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Entertainment • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Montana National Register Sign Program series list.
Location. 45° 46.963′ N, 108° 30.415′ W. Marker is in Billings, Montana, in Yellowstone County. Marker can be reached from Second Avenue North near North Broadway, aka North 28th Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2812 Second Avenue North, 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 . Electric Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Billings' First Bank - 1883 (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Chapple Drug Store - 1893 (about 700 feet away); Losekamp Block (about 700 feet away); The Parmly Billings Library - 1901 (about 700 feet away); Standing Outside the Stockman's Café (about 700 feet away); The Losekamp Building - 1903 (about 700 feet away); Billings Chamber of Commerce Building (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Billings.
Also see . . . Forged by Fire - Babcock Art House Cinema. With the theatre once again in ashes, owner Hyme Lipsker had to make a decision. Live theatre had remained out of fashion since the Great Depression, so Lipsker went all in on building a motion picture theatre. He hired A.B. Heinsbergen to decorate the interior, and the result was an art-deco hybrid of green pastels, chrome handrails, and marble walkways. (Submitted on February 6, 2021, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 6, 2021, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 6, 2021, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.