Charles J. Poppe Building - Glen Ellen, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 38° 21.748 W 122° 31.561
10S E 541408 N 4246139
Quick Description: A plaque on this building talks about a from from 1905.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 6/15/2010 12:55:16 PM
Waymark Code: WM91Z5
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky
Views: 2

Long Description:
Site of the Poppe
Dry Goods & General Merchandise Store
Glen Ellen Post Office

First built of wood in 1883
Destroyed by fire in 1905
Rebuilt of stone with two stories in 1906
Damaged in 1906 Earthquake
Rebuilt with three stories in 1907 top two stories of wood
Type of Structure: Private Building

Construction Date: 1/1/1883

Fire Date: 1/1/1905

Structure status: Plaque

Cause of Fire:

Documentation of the fire: [Web Link]

Other: Not listed

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