Redding in Shasta County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Date Opened: August 9, 1935
Owner Operator: T & D Jr. Enterprises
Architect: J. Lloyd Conrich / San Francisco, CA
General Contractor: Sath Brothers / San Francisco, CA
Date Reopened : August 14, 2002
Owner Operator: Southern Oregon University / JPR Foundation
Architect: James Theimer, AIA / Trilogy Architecture / Redding, CA
Historic Preservation Direction: George Kramer, MS / Ashland, OR
A.D. Wagner Contracting / Redding, CA
Gifford Construction / Redding, CA
Listed on the California Register of Historical Resources
Recipient of Art Deco Society of California Preservation Award
Erected 2006 by Native Daughters of the Golden West, Hiawatha Parlor No. 140.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West marker series.
Location. 40° 34.985′ N, 122° 23.375′ W. Marker is in Redding, California, in Shasta County. Marker is on Market Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1731 Market Street, Redding CA 96001, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Diestelhorst Auto Camp / Reidís Ferry (approx. 0.9 miles away); Foundation of Catholic Basilica (approx. 5.3 miles away); Clear Creek (approx. 5.3 miles away); Litsch Store (approx. 5.4 miles away); Cold Storage Room (approx. 5.4 miles away); Southside Ruins (approx. 5.4 miles away); Western Star Lodge No. 2 (approx. 5.4 miles away); a different marker also named Western Star Lodge No. 2 (approx. 5.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Redding.
Also see . . . Project History - Cascade Theater. The Cascade Theatre was constructed in downtown Redding in 1935 as a 1,348-seat movie palace and vaudeville stage. One of the few theatres built during the heart of the depression, the Cascade Theatre was a magnificent example of art deco architecture in California, complete with gold and silver gilded walls, period chandeliers, ornate plasterwork, a grand neon facade and marquee and beautiful murals. (Submitted on November 21, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
Categories. • Entertainment • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 21, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 359 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 21, 2013, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.