Oklahoma's National Register of Historic Places

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ID Number 95000030
Historic Name SPRAKER SERVICE STATION
Description of Significance A GOOD EXAMPLE OF THE COTTAGE STYLE OF SERVICE STATION BUILT BY THE CONTINENTAL OIL COMPANY IN THE 1920S AND 1930S. THE GLAZED BUFF BRICK HELPED TO CATCH THE EYE OF MOTORISTS ALONG US 66. THE STATION REPRESENTS THE GROWING IMPORTANCE OF THE HIGHWAY AS A COMMERCIAL OUTLET IN VINITA. LISTED IN NATIONAL REGISTER 2/23/95. NON-EXTANT
Current Name SAME
Address 240 SOUTH WILSON
City VINITA
County CRAIG
Lot
Block
Current Section 15
Township 40N
Range 30E
Type BUILDING
Historic Function SPECIALTY STORE
Current Function VACANT/NOT IN USE
Area Signficance 1 COMMERCE
Area Significance 2
Date Prepared 1994
Year Built 1929
Original Site YES
Architect/Builder CONTINENTAL OIL COMPANY, DESIGNER
Architectural Style TUDOR REVIVAL
Roof Material ASPHALT
Wall Material BRICK
Window Material WOOD
Door Material METAL
Decorative Details ALUMINUM AND GLASS DISPLAY WINDOW, BRICK SILLS AND LINTELS.
Condition
Comments NON-EXTANT
Restricted N