AKA: Bostwick Block, Tacoma, WA

Structure Type: built works - dwellings -public accommodations - hotels

Designers: Proctor and Dennis, Architects (firm); Oliver Perry Dennis (architect); John Gardiner Proctor (architect)

Dates: constructed 1888-1889

4 stories

755 Saint Helens Avenue
Tacoma, WA 98402

The Hotel Bostwick operated at 755-771 Saint Helens Avenue, Tacoma.


The flat-iron-shaped Hotel Bostwick, C.W. Caddagan, Proprietor, operated in Tacoma, WA, in 1890. Three years later, Dr. H.C. Bostwick was listed as the proprietor of the hotel operating at the corner of C Street (later renamed Broadway), 9th Street and St. Helens Avenue. (See R.L. Polk and Company's Tacoma, Washington, City Directory, 1893, p. 204.)

PCAD id: 23725