Baker City Historic District
—Established 1874 —William Shoemaker, a partner in a Baker City wholesale grocery and grain business, built this building in 1906. Before moving to Baker City, Shoemaker had been in business at Rock Creek, a small community in north Baker Valley. He built and operated a flour mill there, and was instrumental in construction of the Rock Creek power plant, which provided the area with electricity. He died in 1923.
|Placed By||Historic Baker City, Inc|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 8th, 2017 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||11T E 434241 N 4958414|
|Decimal Degrees||44.77610000, -117.83110000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 44° 46.566', W 117° 49.866'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||44° 46' 33.96" N, 117° 49' 51.96" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1831 1st St, Baker City OR 97814, US|
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