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1479-1495 N FARWELL

Architecture and History Inventory
1479-1495 N FARWELL | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Summerfield Court Apartments
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Reference Number:106543
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):1479-1495 N FARWELL
County:Milwaukee
City:Milwaukee
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1908
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Survey Date:1986
Historic Use:apartment/condominium
Architectural Style:Neoclassical
Structural System:
Wall Material:Brick
Architect:Hood & Tullgren--Herbert Tullgren (architect)
Other Buildings On Site:0
Demolished?:No
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NOTES
Additional Information:Milwaukee Connector Survey, Prepared by Heritage Research (2010). DOE prepared by Heritage Research (2010).

This structure is typical of the large early 20th century apartment buildings. It is one of the many such apartment buildings designed by Herbert Tullgren. 24-unit apartment building built by Milwaukee Building & Construction Company, which served as the firm's real estate development company. The building featured 4, 5 and 6 room apartments.
Bibliographic References:City Building Permit File.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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