Michael H. Bauer
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 44° 23.206 W 123° 49.835
10T E 433842 N 4915167
This history sign is located along Hwy. 34 between Tidewater and Alsea.
Waymark Code: WMD4K2
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 11/17/2011
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 3

Marker Name: Michael H. Bauer (1875 - 1952)
Marker Text: Born in Germany, “Mike” Bauer came to the United States with his parents at the age of nine and moved to Corvallis in 1904. He first visited the central coast on a hunting trip to the area south of Yachats and by 1921 had built a cabin at the mouth of Tenmile Creek. In the years that followed Bauer became a strong supporter of local improvements and was instrumental in establishing the Alsea Highway as a major route to the coast.
Placed by Alsea Historical & Genealogical Society

Historic Topic: Modern Age 1900 to date

Group Responsible for placement: Historical Society

Marker Type: Roadside

Region: Coast

County: Lincoln

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

Web link to additional information: Not listed

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