Baker City in Baker County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
Baker City Historic District
óEstablished 1874 ó
Plans for the three-story brick structure included meeting rooms, lodging rooms, a gymnasium on the west side of the building and a small swimming pool in the basement.
The cornerstone of the building, containing a strong box with mementos, was consecrated with corn, oil and wine Oct. 24, 1912, and the building was formally dedicated in March of the following year.
Erected by Historic Baker City, Inc.
Location. 44° 46.512′ N, 117° 49.876′ W. Marker is in Baker City, Oregon, in Baker County. Marker is at the intersection of Valley Avenue and !st Street, on the left when traveling west on Valley Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2005 Valley Avenue, Baker City OR 97814, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jett Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Flynn Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Shoemaker Building (about 300 feet away, J.C. Penney Building (about 300 feet away); Weller-Henry Building (about 300 feet away); Baker City Hall (about 400 feet away); Walker Block (about 400 feet away); Mann Block (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baker City.
Categories. • Churches, Etc. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 8, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 72 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 8, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.