The Sather House
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 44° 03.383 W 121° 19.146
10T E 634637 N 4879508
The Sather House built in 1911.
Waymark Code: WM8G1
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 03/06/2006
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
Views: 12

This sign is located to the left of the front door. House is on the corner of Tumalo and Broadway (7 NW Tumalo). Currently a bed and breakfast.

Marker Name: A12 - Sather House
Marker Text: Evan A. Sather, a Norwegian immigrant, was a professional photographer who documented the early lumber industry. Sather arrived in Oregon via Minnesota in 1901. Sensing the coming economic boom in Central Oregon, he moved his family to Bend and opened a two-story mercantile business on Wall Street (site B27). Sather House was home to Evan and Christina and their eight children for many years.
Built: 1911
This Heritage Walk plaque was donated in loving memory of Evan & Christina Sather by their children and grandchildren.

Historic Topic: Modern Age 1900 to date

Group Responsible for placement: Historical Society

Marker Type: City

Region: Central Oregon

County: Deschutes

State of Oregon Historical Marker "Beaver Board": Not listed

Web link to additional information: Not listed

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