Baker City Historic District
—Established 1874 —The Mint-Fox Building was constructed as two adjoining structures, the south half in 1888, the north in 1889. The buildings were erected by A.A. Houston, a local builder. Houston first rented the south building to two miners, Lorenzo Durkee and Frederick Dill, who opened the Mint Saloon. The Mint was known for its mineral cabinets, which displayed ore from area mines.
|Placed By||Historic Baker City, Inc|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 7th, 2017 at 7:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11T E 434359 N 4958390|
|Decimal Degrees||44.77590000, -117.82961667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 44° 46.554', W 117° 49.777'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||44° 46' 33.24" N, 117° 49' 46.62" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1830 Main St, Baker City OR 97814, US|
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