Rhoads House

Address7180 Oak St., Arvada 80004
QuadArvada 1965 (1980)
SectionS4, T3S, R69W
SourceArvada Historical Society, "Arvada Just Between You & Me, 1841-1904" pgs 168, 173, 174, 165. McGuire, H.S., "1940 XL Directory for Arvada," pg 67
OtherMcDearmon Home; Strolling Acres, Maranatha Christian Center, Church and school
Initialdate1998-07-14 00:00:00-06
Latestdate1999-02-22 00:00:00-07
HistoryThe Rhoads family lived here from 1937 to 1963. Captain Mark Rhoads started and operated the Arvada Community Cold Storage Locker Plant for several years. It was located at 1559 Wadsworth Blvd. north of the Arvada Electric building. In 1938, he provided another public service as Arvada's cooperative weather observer. His reports were reported to the Denver Weather Bureau and to "The Arvada Enterprise."