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Vale Commercial Historic District, A Street between Holland & Longfellow Streets, north side of B Street between Holland & Main Streets, Main Street South from A Street through B Street, & Stone House at 283 Main Street South, Vale, Malheur County, OR

Vale Commercial Historic District, A Street between Holland & Longfellow Streets, north side of B Street between Holland & Main Streets, Main Street South from A Street through B Street, & Stone House at 283 Main Street South, Vale, Malheur County, OR

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Summary

Significance: It is locally significant as a major shipping and distribution center for Malheur County's surrounding agricultural industries, and as an excellent collection of commercial buildings erected over a 128-year period that show a continuum and evolution of building materials, types, and styles. The district comprises a concentration of commercial structures dating from 1872 - 1950 reflecting the early development of Vale from a stage stop and wayside to a central trading and shipping center in Malheur County...
Survey number: HABS OR-177

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Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Avery, Christine, transmitter
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