Lakeview in Lake County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
Erected 1989 by Lake County Historical Society.
Location. 42° 11.375′ N, 120° 20.748′ W. Marker is in Lakeview, Oregon, in Lake County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street (U.S. 395) on Center Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lakeview OR 97630, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lake County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lake County Historical Museum (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Schminck Memorial Museum (about 600 feet away).
Regarding Heryford Building. Wikipedia describes the building well and tell us: "The Heryford Brothers Building is a three-story Classical Revival style structure with
The building is a steel and masonry structure with a footprint measuring 107 feet (33 m) by 128 feet (39 m). The main entrance faces Center Street. It is flanked by rusticated stone pillars and matching arch with a classical header above the double-door entry. There are rusticated stone pillars between the ground floor windows with brick pilasters above. There is also an inset entryway at the southwest corner of the building, facing the Center Street and F Street intersection. A heavy wooden awning suspended over the sidewalks along the first floor frontage was added sometime after the original construction. It was removed
Over the years, the first floor has been extensively remodeled to accommodate new commercial tenants. The mercantile store was replaced by a restaurant, and then new commercial space. Later, the Elks Lodge expanded to the first floor. The first floor modifications include dropped ceilings, new sheetrock walls, wood paneling, and new bathrooms. The first floor space occupied by the drug store has changed hands several times, but retains its original configuration. With the exception of fire code modifications the second and third floors generally retain their original configurations as well.
Because of its importance to local history, the Heryford Building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980."
Also see . . . The Heryford Building. Frequently described as “The Cornerstone” of downtown Lakeview, the Heryford Building has been at the (Submitted on February 16, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 12, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 64 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 12, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. 4. submitted on February 16, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.