Blue Lake Union Hotel & Saloon

Blue Lake; "Second location--Railroad Ave across from depot; Union Hotel--Owned by Mr. Rousseau"

I am fortunate enough to be very busy with client work right now, but miss posting to this blog.  So… I thought I’d dig up a photo I liked and at least share that. 

The single pane double-hung windows tell me this building isn’t very old–likely built after the big fire (1911, I think).   You gotta love those swinging “saloon” doors…


6 Responses to Blue Lake Union Hotel & Saloon

  1. Nan Abrams says:

    great photo
    wonder why it is called the Union Hotel. Could it be associated with the Union Company? I would like to know–just out of curiosity.

    • lynette77 says:

      Maybe Union Company… I live on Glendale but really don’t know much about this area. If I hear, I’ll let you know.

  2. Jendocino says:

    I just wanted to mention that I’m glad you’re continuing to post, even though you’re busy with your other projects. Yours is one of my favorite blogs!

  3. Mary Stevens says:

    That might be the saloon my said her brother watered at when she was a teen. She lived right next to the rail road tracks in the old Broderick house in Blue Lake.

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