Kennedy Building

Kennedy Building (HM21J4)

Location: Baker City, OR 97814 Baker County
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Country: United States of America
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N 44° 46.588', W 117° 49.777'

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Baker City Historic District

—Established 1874 —

This site was the location of Baker City's first brick hotel, the Cosmopolitan. The Rev. P. DeRoo, a Catholic priest who aquired (sic) extensive real estate interests, had the two-story building built in 1875. The hotel also served as the city's stage depot.
DeRoo sold the hotel soon after it was built. Subsequent owners added a third story to the building and renamed it the Arlington.
The Arlington was demolished and the three-story Kennedy Building was built on the lot about 1900. The Kennedy later was substantially altered by the removal of the upper two stories and infilling of first floor windows and doors. The interior was opened to the adjacent building to the north.
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HM NumberHM21J4
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Placed ByHistoric Baker City, Inc
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 7th, 2017 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)11T E 434359 N 4958453
Decimal Degrees44.77646667, -117.82961667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 44° 46.588', W 117° 49.777'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds44° 46' 35.28" N, 117° 49' 46.62" W
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Area Code(s)541
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1908 Main St, Baker City OR 97814, US
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