Also known as: United Finnish Kaleva Brotherhood & Sisterhood, Astoria Lodge #2244 W Marine Drive, Astoria, OR
Wood frame fraternal hall built in 1886/1910
Photo taken by Richard Doody in November 2009
The United Finnish Kaleva Brotherhood & Sisterhood, Astoria Lodge #2 was organized in 1886. Its original meeting hall was built up the hill and moved to its present location in 1910 where it was hoisted atop a new ground floor to provide a second story.
Finns were the largest foreign born ethnic group in turn of the century Astoria.
- May 14, 2018: Added by Richard Doody