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Eureka in Humboldt County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Buhne Building

Italianate Architecture - 1884

 

—Eureka Historic Landmark —

 
Buhne Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 6, 2012
1. Buhne Building Marker
Inscription. Built for Captain H.H. Buhne; Humboldt County Bank, other businesses, residences, public hall, rooftop signal service station.

This program made possible through a partnership with property owners Kelly and Kala Martin, Eureka Main Street, and the Eureka Heritage Association.
 
Erected by Eureka MainStreet, Eureka Heritage Society.
 
Location. 40° 48.27′ N, 124° 9.923′ W. Marker is in Eureka, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is on 2nd Street near G Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 600 2nd Street, Eureka CA 95501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oberon (within shouting distance of this marker); N.S.G.W. Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Eureka City Hall (about 300 feet away); August Palmtag Building (about 400 feet away); D. C. McDonald Building (about 400 feet away); Ritz Building (about 400 feet away); J. Lowenthal Building (about 400 feet away); Italianate Architecture (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eureka.
 
Also see . . .  Architectural Tour of Old Town Eureka Waterfront. The Humboldt County Convention and Visitors
The Buhne Building image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 6, 2012
2. The Buhne Building
The marker is visible here, mounted to the side of the building at knee-height, just to the right of the corner of the building.
Bureau guide to select buildings in Old Town Eureka. With pictures and short descriptions of each building. On the Buhne Building: "The outstanding features on this building is the cast iron storefront and brick elevations and arched windows. This was designed for commercial and residential use with a public hall on the 3rd floor for social events...." (Submitted on November 21, 2012.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 21, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 397 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 21, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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