Cafe Waterfront-Then and now

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102 F ST – CAFÉ WATERFRONT Originally: THE WAVE SALOON/THE WEAVER BLDG.    (1st & F St) Style: Eastlake   Built:  1892   This building remains substantially unaltered from its original design.   Originally the Wave Saloon, a gathering place for fishermen, stevedores and  later on, loggers.  “The Bluebird Rooms”  (a brothel) were on the second floor. [Humboldt County Convention & Visitors Bureau]

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4 Responses to Cafe Waterfront-Then and now

  1. Nan says:

    interesting to think that those are brothels upstairs–I notice the railroad crossing sign–where exactly was the railroad station?

  2. Larry Blodgett says:

    Do you have any information as to when the Weaver Building was built and by whom? I wonder if there’s any connection to the Weaver Laundry which operated across the street operated by my great grand parents Fred & Abbie Weaver from around 1880 to 1925.
    Thanks for your response.

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