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Charles Peters Building

328 W. Miner St.

 
 
Charles Peters Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 22, 2013
1. Charles Peters Building Marker
Inscription. The presence of this on an early Yreka map indicates that it was constructed on or before 1856. In was home to Charles Peters’ Yreka Brewery and Saloon, with the saloon occupying the front portion of the building and the brewery the back. Peters was one of Yreka’s foremost citizens dedicated to the community’s growth and development and served many years as the city treasurer. Extensive remodeling was done to both the interior and exterior of this building distorting its original configuration and “false-front” look.
 
Erected by City of Yreka.
 
Location. 41° 43.931′ N, 122° 38.281′ W. Marker is in Yreka, California, in Siskiyou County. Marker is on West Miner Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 328 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. Ruehle Building (here, next to this marker); Brown-Nickell-Authenrieth Building (a few steps from this marker); Peters & DeWitt Building (a few steps from this marker); Bella Union Saloon (a few steps from this marker); a different marker
Charles Peters Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 22, 2013
2. Charles Peters Building Marker
also named Peters & DeWitt Building (a few steps from this marker); Charles Bibend Building (a few steps from this marker); Wetzel Building (a few steps from this marker); Witherill/Winckler Building (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yreka.
 
Additional keywords. post office
 
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North Side of West Miner Street, including the Charles Peters Building image. Click for full size.
January 19, 2013
3. North Side of West Miner Street, including the Charles Peters Building
 
 
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 356 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 9, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.   3. submitted on November 10, 2013. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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