Chamberlain-Stimmel Building

Chamberlain-Stimmel Building (HM1BUH)

Location: Yreka, CA 96097 Siskiyou County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 43.936', W 122° 38.304'

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400, 402 W. Miner St.

H.E. Stimmel, a German native, purchased this building from William Chamberlain in 1856, and promptly opened a stove shop. Initially selling parlor and cooking stoves, he gradually expanded his inventory and turned the business into a general hardware store. Shortly after the turn of the century, Mr. Stimmel passed on. The building was sold, renovated with a glass and iron front, and became a grocery, confectionery, and fruit store. Upstairs provided space for the News, a competitive newspaper. In more recent years the building housed a bakery, mortuary, art gallery, and clothing store. Note the tin ceiling has been restored and meticulously painted.
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HM NumberHM1BUH
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Placed ByCity of Yreka
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Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 5:21am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 530072 N 4620113
Decimal Degrees41.73226667, -122.63840000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 43.936', W 122° 38.304'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 43' 56.16" N, 122° 38' 18.24" W
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Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 117 N Oregon St, Yreka CA 96097, US
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