Commodore Hotel (Portland, Oregon)


Commodore Hotel (Portland, Oregon)
Commodore Hotel
Location: 1609 SW Morrison ST
Portland, Oregon
Coordinates: 45°31′17.9004″N 122°41′17.6316″W / 45.521639°N 122.688231°W / 45.521639; -122.688231Coordinates: 45°31′17.9004″N 122°41′17.6316″W / 45.521639°N 122.688231°W / 45.521639; -122.688231
Built: 1925
Architect: Herman Brookman
Architectural style: Art Deco
Governing body: Private
NRHP Reference#: 84003076
Added to NRHP: 1984

The Commodore Hotel is an Art Deco-style hotel in Portland, Oregon, United States. It was built in 1925 by Herman Brookman, and is on the National Register of Historic Places.[1] The Commodore Hotel became the home of KTBR radio (later known as KALE) beginning on November 12, 1927 when the station moved from 393½ Yamhill Street.[citation needed] On March 28, 1928 KTBR moved to the Weatherly Building.[citation needed] The hotel currently houses a market, apartments, and a restaurant.[citation needed]

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