Lakeview in Lake County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
Schminck Memorial Museum
1936 - First museum display exhibited in the basement. Eventually most of the house was devoted to museum display while they continued in residence.
1962 - Oregon DAR assumed trustee role as provided by Schminck wills. Varied collections represent many Lake County families, & the devotion of Mr. & Mrs. Schminck to the community and its history.
Erected 1992 by Lake County Historical Society.
Location. 42° 11.286′ N, 120° 20.702′ W. Marker is in Lakeview, Oregon, in Lake County. Marker is on S E Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lakeview OR 97630, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lake County Historical Museum (a few steps from this marker); Lake County Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Heryford Building (about 600 feet away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 16, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 12, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 52 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 12, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.