Von Woehrman Building

Von Woehrman Building (HM29BS)

Location: Hill City, SD 57745 Pennington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 43° 55.851', W 103° 34.549'

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This building is listed on the National Register as the oldest commercial hand-hewn log building in continuous use in South Dakota.
Built in 1885 by the German immigrant Camillo Von Woehrman as a saloon and sleeping quarters; in 1890 he began publishing the Harney Peak Mining News, a weekly paper, which he published for over 30 years.
The building has survived 3 fires, two of which destroyed major portions of the town. The building had been stuccoed in the 1920's and had served as a garage and fixit shop until the last fire. Since interior restoration it has been: a fly-tying shop, a book and gun shop, a book, gift and stained glass shop.
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HM NumberHM29BS
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Date Added Saturday, July 14th, 2018 at 10:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13T E 614315 N 4865178
Decimal Degrees43.93085000, -103.57581667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 55.851', W 103° 34.549'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 55' 51.06" N, 103° 34' 32.94" W
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Area Code(s)605
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 301 Main St, Hill City SD 57745, US
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