Shinn - Wisdom House

2116 Resort Street, Baker City, OR

Italianate Victorian house built 1876, 1898


Shinn - Wisdom House

Photo taken by Richard Doody in June 2014



The rear section, a one story building, was erected in 1876 by James Shinn. The front part of the house,two story, is Italianate and has a hip roof, shiplap siding, boxed eaves with decorative brackets, and matching two story window bays on the front elevation. These bays are joined by a porch with an open balcony. The center entry door has a transom. The building's front section has twin fireplace chimney.


19th Century (37,744)
Baker County, Oregon (98)
Built 1898 (674)
Built during 1890s (7,628)
House (27,620)
Oregon (2,474)

Update Log 

  • May 4, 2018: Added by Richard Doody


  • Richard Doody