The Palmtag Building

The Palmtag Building (HMJ8X)

Location: Hayward, CA 94541 Alameda County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 40.326', W 122° 5.037'

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This building replaces the two-story Palmtag Building, originally constructed by Leopold Palmtag in 1892. He settled in Hayward in 1860 and served as a town trustee. The building housed various businesses, including a radio station and a drug store.

The original brick, flat-roofed structure was a vernacular Italianate design. He building was damaged by the 1906 Earthquake. Subsequent changes to the building included the removal of the original architectural detailing. An arched doorway in the B Street fa?ade served as the entry to the second floor. The doorway is replicated in this building.

The intersection of B Street and Mission Boulevard (then Castro Street) was an important crossroads of the new town, as it is today.
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HM NumberHMJ8X
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Date Added Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 1:51am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 580784 N 4169829
Decimal Degrees37.67210000, -122.08395000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 40.326', W 122° 5.037'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 40' 19.56" N, 122° 5' 2.22" W
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Area Code(s)510, 925
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 22601-22675 Mission Blvd, Hayward CA 94541, US
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