Simon Benson House

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Simon Benson House
Portland Historic Landmark[2]
Simon Benson House, PSU, Portland.JPG
Simon Benson House in 2012
Simon Benson House is located in Portland State University OR
Simon Benson House
Location 1803 SW Park Avenue
Portland, Oregon
Coordinates 45°30′44″N 122°41′07″W / 45.512258°N 122.685409°W / 45.512258; -122.685409Coordinates: 45°30′44″N 122°41′07″W / 45.512258°N 122.685409°W / 45.512258; -122.685409
Built 1900
Architectural style Queen Anne
NRHP reference # 01000155[1]
Added to NRHP October 25, 2002

The Simon Benson House is a house located in downtown Portland, Oregon listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[3] It is currently owned by Portland State University[citation needed] and is the home for the university's alumni association.[4] The site was originally listed in 1983 at its original location at 1504 SW 11th Avenue, but was relocated in 2000.

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ Portland Historic Landmarks Commission (July 2010), Historic Landmarks -- Portland, Oregon (XLS), retrieved October 30, 2013.
  3. ^ "Oregon National Register List" (PDF). Oregon Parks and Recreation Department. June 6, 2011. p. 30. Retrieved February 5, 2015.
  4. ^ Killen, John (February 4, 2015). "Simon Benson House filed a change of address 15 years ago". The Oregonian. p. A12. Retrieved February 5, 2015.

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