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Yreka in Siskiyou County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

200, 202 W. Miner St.

 
 
200, 202 W. Miner St. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 22, 2013
1. 200, 202 W. Miner St. Marker
Inscription. When the Baldwin Block was completed in 1882, this section was rented first and became a saloon with a shooting gallery and pool table. By 1892 the building was being used as a sample room for the Clarendon Hotel across the street. Extensive improvements were made before a drug store moved in around 1900, followed by a general mercantile and a number of other retail establishments. The interior has been remodeled several times for modernization and to create space for merchandising.
 
Erected by City of Yreka.
 
Location. 41° 43.908′ N, 122° 38.179′ W. Marker is in Yreka, California, in Siskiyou County. Marker is on West Miner Street near North Broadway Street, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 202 West Miner Street, Yreka CA 96097, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nicholas T. Delean Building (here, next to this marker); 204 W. Miner St. (a few steps from this marker); Jennie B. Nichols Building (a few steps from this marker); Yreka (a few steps from this marker); The Riddle Building (a few steps from this
200, 202 W. Miner St. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 20, 2013
2. 200, 202 W. Miner St. Marker
marker); The Colton Theater Building (within shouting distance of this marker); I.O.O.F. Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Greathouse/DeWitt Building (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yreka.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 9, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 236 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 9, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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