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801 LATHROP AVE

Architecture and History Inventory
801 LATHROP AVE | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:John Randal and Josephine McDonald House
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Reference Number:11037
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):801 LATHROP AVE
County:Racine
City:Racine
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1949
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Survey Date:1994
Historic Use:house
Architectural Style:Contemporary
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Wall Material:Wood
Architect:John Randal MacDonald
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Demolished?:No
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NOTES
Additional Information:JOHN R. MACDONALD WAS A LOCAL WRIGHTIAN ARCHITECT WHO DESIGNED A NUMBER OF HOMES IN THE WRIGHTIAN STYLE LOCATED THROUGHOUT RACINE. ROBERT ALBERT BUILT THE HOUSE. The McDonald's lived here at least until 1952.
Bibliographic References:(A) 1956 AIA DIRECTORY. (B) Building Permit No. 32-124, issued 8/17/49. City Hall, Racine, Wisconsin. (C) "John Randal McDonald, Architect, Completed Projects, 1950-1960." Archives of the Racine County Historical Society and Museum, Racine, Wisconsin. (D) Racine City Directories, 1950-1952. (E) Preservation Racine News, Spring 2019, Volume 14.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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