La Grande Commercial Historic District

Roughly bounded by UP RR tracts along Jefferson St., Greenwood and Cove Sts., Washington St., & Fourth St., La Grande, Oregon

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Adams Avenue

Photo taken by Richard Doody in June 2014

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 3, 2001
Reference number
01000933
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Other architectural type; et.al.
Areas of significance
Commerce; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Warehouse; Clubhouse; Government office; Rail-related; Hotel; Theater; Business
Current functions
Warehouse; Clubhouse; City hall; Rail-related; Theater; Business; Specialty store
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant year
1891
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 56
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 35

Tags 

19th Century (37,832)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1891 (685)
Built during 1890s (7,637)
Calvin Thornton (1)
Charles Miller (3)
District (10,510)
Italianate (5,114)
La Grande, Oregon (11)
Oregon (2,474)
Stone (26,160)
Union County, Oregon (39)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • May 5, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody

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