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Lakeview Downtown Historic District, E, F & G Streets between Second Street North & First Street South, Lakeview, Lake County, OR

Lakeview Downtown Historic District, E, F & G Streets between Second Street North & First Street South, Lakeview, Lake County, OR

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Summary

Significance: The district is locally significant as a commercial and social center in south central Oregon. The district is a reflection of Lakeview's growth and economic conditions during the first half of the 20th century. It is also significant for its concentration of early 20th century buildings that embody the distinctive characteristics of a rural historic downtown. The district encompasses significant historic resources dating from 1896-1950s, which include the Settlement, Railroad, New Deal, WWII, and Post War/Expansion eras. The concentration of commercial structures illustrate the growth of the city, its role as the county seat of Lake County, and its association with agricultural, mining and timber industries...
Survey number: HABS OR-176
Building/structure dates: after. 1896- before. 1960 Initial Construction

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Louter, David, transmitter
Oregon Department of Transportation
Mason, Anne, transmitter
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