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

Metropole Hotel

Classical Revival Architecture - 1903

 

—Eureka Historic Landmark —

 
Metropole Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 6, 2012
1. Metropole Hotel Marker
Inscription. Built for A.R. Abrahamson; furnished rooms upstairs; businesses and Abe's Chop House downstairs.

This program possible through a partnership with property owners Evo & Catherine Fannucchi, Eureka Main Street, and the Eureka Heritage Society.
 
Erected by Eureka Main Street, Eureka Heritage Society.
 
Location. 40° 48.245′ N, 124° 10.114′ W. Marker is in Eureka, California, in Humboldt County. Marker is at the intersection of D Street and 2nd Street, on the right when traveling east on D Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 217 D Street, Eureka CA 95501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The former Fairwind (within shouting distance of this marker); Eureka Business College (within shouting distance of this marker); C.W. Long Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Eagle House (about 400 feet away); Clarke Memorial Museum (about 400 feet away); The Cousins Building (about 400 feet away); Needs/Williams Building (about 400 feet away); Italianate Architecture (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eureka.
 
Also see . . .  Architectural Tour of Old Town Eureka Waterfront
Metropole Hotel Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 6, 2012
2. Metropole Hotel Marker - wide view
The marker is located in the entryway on the 2nd Street side of the building.
. The Humboldt Conventon Bureau and Visitors Bueaus guide to selected buildings in historic Old Town Eureka. On the Metropole Hotel: 20th century Classic Revival style in wood. The upper floors were furnished rooms and the corner was once the Eureka Chop House restaurant.... (Submitted on December 1, 2012.) 
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
The Metropole Hotel - view looking southeast across 2nd Street image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 6, 2012
3. The Metropole Hotel - view looking southeast across 2nd Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 301 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 1, 2012, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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