Eureka in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Buhne General Store
Buhne General Store
Greek Revival Architecture
Eureka’s Oldest Commercial Building
Captain H.H. Buhne, Proprietor
Eureka Historical Landmark
This program possible through a partnership with property owners Globe Properties: Bob, Barbara, & Robert P. Maxon, Eureka Main Street, and the Eureka Heritage Society
Erected 2005 by Globe Properties, Eureka Main Street, and Eureka Heritage Society.
Location. 40° 48.315′ N, 124° 10.043′ W. Marker is in Eureka, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is at the intersection of 1st Street and F Street, on the left when traveling east on 1st Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 421 1st Street, Eureka CA 95501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. E. Janssen Building (a few steps from this marker); Weaver Building (within shouting distance of this marker); D. C. McDonald Building (within shouting distance of this marker); C.W. Long Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Cousins Building Italianate Architecture (about 400 feet away); J. Lowenthal Building (about 400 feet away); Eureka Business College (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eureka.
Also see . . . Buhne's Chandlery. The Times-Standard's 2005 article as part of a "Restore and Preserve" supplement. Notes that the structure experienced numerous uses over the building's existence, as not only has it been a general store and chandlery, but also bowling alley and shooting gallery, a plumbing shop, cabinetry shop, and more recently, a gallery and a maritime museum. (Submitted on October 11, 2012.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 20, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,686 times since then and 41 times this year. Last updated on October 11, 2012. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 20, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. 3. submitted on October 11, 2012. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.