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Baker City in Baker County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
 

Flynn Building

Baker City Historic District

 

—Established 1874 —

 
Flynn Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 28, 2017
1. Flynn Building Marker
Inscription. The central two-story portion of their building was constructed in 1910. In the 1940s, single-story wings of reinforced concrete were added to both sides of the original structure.
In its early years, the building housed the Chas. I. Flynn and Co. Cigar Factory, one of several cigar factories in the city. The owners erected a large replica of a cigar on the roof.
Following its use as a cigar factory, the building for many years was occupied by a laundry/cleaning establishment.
 
Erected by Historic Baker City, Inc.
 
Location. 44° 46.512′ N, 117° 49.836′ W. Marker is in Baker City, Oregon, in Baker County. Marker is on Valley Avenue near !st Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1998 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); J.C. Penney Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Weller-Henry Building (within shouting distance of this marker); YMCA Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Walker Block
Flynn Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 28, 2017
2. Flynn Building and Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Mann Block (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Alfred Block (about 300 feet away); Log Cabin Saloon (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baker City.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable 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 83 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 8, 2017, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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