Building Oregon

Stratton-Cornelius House (Portland, Oregon)

Stratton-Cornelius
Title
Stratton-Cornelius House (Portland, Oregon)
LC Subject
Architecture, American Architecture--United States
Alternative
Cornelius, Charles W., House (Portland, Oregon) H. C. Stratton House (Portland, Oregon) Stratton, Howard Clarence, House (Portland, Oregon) Stratton, H. C., House (Portland, Oregon) Howard C. Stratton House (Portland, Oregon) Charles W. Cornelius House (Portland, Oregon)
Description
National Register of Historic Places (Listed, 1978)
View
exterior: view (front) from street
Provenance
Design Library, University of Oregon Libraries
Temporal
1890-1899
Work Type
architecture (object genre) built works views (visual works) exterior views dwellings houses
Location
Portland >> Clackamas County >> Oregon >> West >> United States Lane County >> Oregon >> West >> United States Oregon >> West >> United States United States
Street Address
2182 Southwest Yamhill
Date
1891
View Date
1977
Identifier
pna_16317.jpg
Item Locator
726 AmO P83h St82 01; 87-07546;
Rights
Educational Use Permitted
Source
Oregon State Historic Preservation Office, http://www.oregon.gov/OPRD/HCD/SHPO/
Type
Image
Format
image/jpeg
Set
Building Oregon
Primary Set
Building Oregon
Is Part Of
King's Hill Historic District (Portland, Oregon)
Institution
University of Oregon
Note
Born in Ohio, Howard C. Stratton (born 1861) moved to Oregon in c. 1875 and graduate from the Albany, Oregon, Collegiate Institute. He moved to Portland in 1880 and after working for the Oregon Railway and Navigation Company as a purchasing agent became employed at the Portland Savings Bank. In 1900 he moved to California where he became successful in in a variety of ventures, including oil field exploitation. He was director of the Palmer Oil Company and president of the Stratton Water Company. Source: Notables of the Southwest, Press Reference Library (Los Angeles Examiner, 1912).