Address: 310-320 NE Third Street Construction Date: 1905 Current Business: Blue Moon, Vortex, Passion Vine, and Third Street Books Significance: Primary Significant Style of Architecture: 20th Century Commercial
Chain of Title
310 NE Third
1950s- Present- Blue Moon
314 NE Third
1928-1960- Perry Drugs
1977- MR. D’s Shoes
318 NE Third
1950s through1977- Hanauer’s Jewelry
320 NE Third
1950s- Redmond’s Shoe Store
1970s- The Shoe Horn
This one-story brick faced structure contains four retail establishments, each with a separate recessed entry. Four inset panels decorated with raised cut brickwork in diamond shapes top the storefronts.
The Telephone Register states the building was constructed in 1905 for the cost of $12,000.
Primary Significant Contributing: Structures are classified as Primary Significant if they were built in or before 1912, or reflect the building styles, traditions, or patterns of structures typically constructed before this date. These buildings represent the primary period of construction and development in downtown McMinnville from initial settlement in 1881 to 1912, when city improvements and use of the Oregon Electric and Southern Pacific Railroad service promoted new construction in the downtown area.
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