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Oregon Art Deco & Streamline Moderne Buildings

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Surefire Design
Albany, OR
Keir Medical Building
Hood River, OR

The Surefire Design building is probably from the 1940s. The lower part of the building is faced with cream-colored vitrolite tiles. [map]

The Keir Medical Building was built in 1905. In 1927, a second story was added and the building was remodeled in the Art Deco style. The Keir Drug Store operated out of the ground floor until 1993. [map]

First National Bank
Klamath Falls, OR
The First National Bank was built in 1930. It was designed by G.C. Field. The building was constructed from reinforced concrete and faced with terra cotta. For more, see this website. [map]

former Klamath County Armory and Auditorium
Klamath Falls, OR
The Klamath County Armory and Auditorium was built in 1935. It was designed by Howard Perrin. The building now houses the Klamath County Museum. [map]

United States National Bank
Klamath Falls, OR
The United States National Bank was built in 1937. [map]

Harry & David Building
Medford, OR
2008: 2015:
This Harry & David Building was built in 1937 as a packing and shipping facility for pears. The building is located right next to the Southern Pacific railroad tracks. Harry & David was established in 1910 as Bear Creek Orchards. In 1946, the name was changed to Harry & David. In 1966, the company acquired Jackson & Perkins Roses. In 2007, the company sold off the Jackson & Perkins business. In 2008, the labelscars for all three companies remained on the building. By 2009, the building had been repainted. It continues to serve as the company's headquarters with offices as well as packing and storage facilities. The company is best known for its fruit gift baskets. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Union Pacific station
Nyssa, OR

This Union Pacific station looks like it was built in the 1940s. It is no longer in use as a station. [map]

Charles F. Berg Building
Portland, OR
The Charles F. Berg Building was built in 1902 and remodeled in the Art Deco style in 1930. The store sold women's clothing. In 1983, the interior was converted into a retail arcade with office space above. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Jantzen Building
Portland, OR

Jantzen Building
Portland, OR
The first Jantzen Building shown above was designed by Richard Sundeleaf and built in 1930. This building was used as the swimwear company's headquarters. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

I believe the second Jantzen Building shown above was also built in or around 1930. It was also designed by Richard Sundeleaf. I believe it was used as the company's factory. [map]

Eastside Mortuary Building
Portland, OR
The Eastside Mortuary Building was designed by Thomas & Mercier and built in 1930. It is now occupied by the Volunteers of America, a substance abuse agency. [map]

Oregon State Capitol Building
Salem, OR
The Oregon State Capitol Building was built from 1936-1938. The exterior of the building is faced with marble. The sculptures created by Leo Friedlander are also made from marble. The 22 foot tall bronze sculpture representing an Oregon Pioneer was installed on top of the dome in 1938. It was created by Ulric Ellerhusen and is faced with gold leaf. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

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