Miners Hat Realty Building

300 E Cameron Avenue, Kellogg, ID

Eclectic roadside commercial building built in 1939

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Miner's Hat Realty

Photo taken by Richard Doody

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Description 

The Miner's Hat Realty is a round building with a roof shaped like a huge broad rim miner's hat with an old-fashioned carbide headlamp. It began as a roadside diner in 1939 with drive in service added in the mid-1950s. The Miner's Hat drive-in and closed in 1963 when Interstate Highway 90 bypassed it. The building was converted for use as a real estate office in 1991.

Update Log 

  • October 9, 2018: Added by Richard Doody

Sources 

  • Richard Doody