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Home > Oregon > Portland > Venable Hotel, 1024 Southwest Third Avenue, Portland, Multnomah County, OR



B&W Photos
Context View Looking To Sse Along Sw Third Avenue Between Taylor And Salmon Streets
HB997524
Context View Looking To Sse Along Sw Third Avenue Between Taylor And Salmon Streets
Persepective View Looking To Se At Sw Third And Salmon Street
HB997525
Persepective View Looking To Se At Sw Third And Salmon Street
Detail Of Main Entry, Lower Marquee And The Storefront Immediately To The South Of Main Hotel Entry
HB997526
Detail Of Main Entry, Lower Marquee And The Storefront Immediately To The South Of Main Hotel Entry
West Facade Of The Building
HB997527
West Facade Of The Building
East Facade Of The Building
HB997528
East Facade Of The Building
South Side Of The Building
HB997529
South Side Of The Building
Sw Corner Of Building At Sw Third Avenue And Main Street
HB997530
Sw Corner Of Building At Sw Third Avenue And Main Street
Perspective View Showing South And East Sides Of Building As Viewed From Sw Second Avenue And Main Street
HB997531
Perspective View Showing South And East Sides Of Building As Viewed From Sw Second Avenue And Main Street
Detail Of Fire Escape On North Part Of West Facade Of Building
HB997532
Detail Of Fire Escape On North Part Of West Facade Of Building
Lobby Foyer And Stairs Viewed From Front Door
HB997533
Lobby Foyer And Stairs Viewed From Front Door
Typical Hotel Room (room No
HB997534
Typical Hotel Room (room No
Corridor On East Side Of 3rd Floor Showing Doors To All Guest Rooms
HB997535
Corridor On East Side Of 3rd Floor Showing Doors To All Guest Rooms
Lobby
HB997536
Lobby
View From Lobby Looking South Into Vestibule
HB997537
View From Lobby Looking South Into Vestibule
Detail Of Lobby Ceiling Trum And Molding In Nw Cornber Of Lobby
HB997538
Detail Of Lobby Ceiling Trum And Molding In Nw Cornber Of Lobby
Detail Of Tiled
HB997539
Detail Of Tiled 'c' On Floor At Main Entryway
Central Stairwell Viewed From 3rd Floor Landing And Looking To Se
HB997540
Central Stairwell Viewed From 3rd Floor Landing And Looking To Se
Detail Of Call Box Behind Main Lobby Desk, 210mm.
HB997541
Detail Of Call Box Behind Main Lobby Desk, 210mm.
Context View Looking To Ne From And Through Chapman Square
HB997542
Context View Looking To Ne From And Through Chapman Square
Detailing Of Quoining On South Corner Of West Side Of Building
HB997543
Detailing Of Quoining On South Corner Of West Side Of Building


Data Pages


Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
1024 Southwest Third Avenue, Portland, OR

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS OR-159
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N67).
Significance: The Hamilton Hotel is significant as an example of its architectural style and building type associated with low-income urban dwelling, and because of its association with its designer, noted Portland Architect, John V. Bennes. The Hotel represents development in Portland, during an era of rapid urban expansion.

Subjects
Hotels


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Context view looking to SSE along SW Third Avenue between Taylor and Salmon Streets. 180 mm.
2. Persepective view looking to SE at SW Third and Salmon Street. 90 mm.
3. Detail of main entry, lower marquee and the storefront immediately to the south of main hotel entry. 90mm.
4. West facade of the building. 65mm.
5. East facade of the building. 65mm.
6. South side of the building. 65 mm.
7. SW corner of building at SW Third Avenue and Main Street. 120mm.
8. Perspective view showing south and east sides of building as viewed from SW Second Avenue and Main Street. 120mm.
9. Detail of fire escape on north part of west facade of building. 180mm.
10. Lobby foyer and stairs viewed from front door. Partial tile pattern in foreground is seen in greater detail in photo No. OR-159-16. 90mm.
11. Typical hotel room (Room No. 206) on west side of second floor. 90mm.
12. Corridor on east side of 3rd floor showing doors to all guest rooms. View is looking north. 90mm.
13. Lobby. View looking east. 90mm.
14. View from lobby looking south into vestibule. 90mm.
15. Detail of lobby ceiling trum and molding in NW cornber of lobby. 210mm.
16. Detail of tiled 'C' on floor at main entryway. Top of tile pattern is also seen in photo No. OR-159-10. 90mm.
17. Central stairwell viewed from 3rd floor landing and looking to SE. 65mm.
18. Detail of call box behind main lobby desk, 210mm.
19. Context view looking to NE from and through Chapman Square. 180mm.
20. Detailing of quoining on south corner of west side of building. 180mm.


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