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

First National Bank

1910

 

—City of Hood River Downtown Historic District —

 
First National Bank Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 2, 2017
1. First National Bank Marker
Inscription. Designed by Hood River architect R.R. Barely, the "new" First National Bank building was constructed in 1910 by contractors J.M. Wright and L.M. Bentley for a cost of $40,000. The building housed the bank on the first floor and the Commercial Club of Hood River on the second floor. The Commercial Club has a reception area, a billiards room, and an assembly hall which accommodated 300 people.
 
Erected by City of Hood River Review Board.
 
Location. 45° 42.536′ N, 121° 30.814′ W. Marker is in Hood River, Oregon, in Hood River County. Marker is on Oak Street (U.S. 30) near 3rd Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 304 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. Butler Bank (a few steps from this marker); Hood River Banking & Trust Company (within shouting distance of this marker); E.L. Smith Building (within shouting distance of this marker); LaFrance Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Keir Medical Building (within shouting distance of this marker);
First National Bank and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 2, 2017
2. First National Bank and Marker
The marker is just visible above the hood of the red Jeep.
The Hall Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Brosius Building (about 300 feet away); Masonic Hall Building (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hood River.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsIndustry & Commerce
 
First National Bank image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, July 2, 2017
3. First National Bank
 
 
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 76 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 4, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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