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Hood River in Hood River County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
 

The Hall Building

1909

 

—City of Hood River Downtown Historic District —

 
The Hall Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 2, 2017
1. The Hall Building Marker
Inscription. Charles Hall, president of the Home Telephone Company, financed the construction of the building for $45,000 in 1909. Erected of "Newberg" pressed brick, the building housed a variety of businesses including the Butler Bank, Bragg Mercantile, and S.J. Young's Lunch Room and Confectionery Store. The second floor provided office space for doctors, dentists, and attorneys.
 
Erected by City of Hood River Review Board.
 
Location. 45° 42.526′ N, 121° 30.752′ W. Marker is in Hood River, Oregon, in Hood River County. Marker is on Oak Street (U.S. 30) near 2nd Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 Oak Street, Hood River OR 97031, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Brosius Building (a few steps from this marker); Masonic Hall Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Keir Medical Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Eliot Building (within shouting distance of this marker); DeWitt Motors (within shouting distance of this marker); LaFrance Building
The Hall Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 2, 2017
2. The Hall Building and Marker
The marker is at the left corner.
(within shouting distance of this marker); E.L. Smith Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Hood River Banking & Trust Company (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hood River.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 4, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 4, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 75 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 4, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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