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Pioneer Courthouse

Portland, Oregon
County of Multnomah.
555 S.W. Yamhill Street
National Register Number: 73001582
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Government Building: Federal. The threat level was Satisfactory in
Congressional District: OR-1 Certified Local Government: YES
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Current use/information: Office building.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - May 5, 1977):
Completed in 1875, this was one of the first monumental buildings to be constructed in the Pacific Northwest. Restored in the 1970s, the building was formerly the U.S. Courthouse, Customhouse, and Post Office.

There are no threats to the landmark.

2008 Society for History in the Federal Government - John Wesley Powell award for interpretation 2006 Building Design and Construction Magazine, 23rd Annual Reconstruction and Restoration Award 2006 AIA Award

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