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CDADave: Welcome To Coeur d’Alene — in 1915

"Yep, we're looking east from 1st and Sherman Avenue circa 1915; at left, you see the CDA Hotel (later, the Desert Hotel), but at right is the "HOTEL FRANKLIN", a structure I never knew existed. As you can see, it's sort of a 'triangular' building; you can see buildings like this in older downtown districts of bigger cities. I remember seeing a few of these in downtown Portland, for example. Click on the enlarges. What a quaint old scene" -- CDADave/Thin Air.

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D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.