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226 PORTAGE ST | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Samuel H. Watson House
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Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:111321
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):226 PORTAGE ST
County:Columbia
City:Lodi
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1899
Additions:
Survey Date:1999
Historic Use:house
Architectural Style:Queen Anne
Structural System:
Wall Material:Clapboard
Architect:
Other Buildings On Site:0
Demolished?:No
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DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Portage Street Historic District
National Register Listing Date:6/2/2000 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:1/21/2000 12:00:00 AM
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NOTES
Additional Information:What began as a small house had its roof raised and was gradually expanded to its present size. Later Craftsman style porch on south side with field stone foundation walls. Main block has cut stone foundation, clapboard first story siding, and fish scale second story wood shingle siding. Samuel H. Watson lived here from at least 1882 until he built his large new home next door in 1899 at 220 Portage Street. House is on 1890 plat book map.
Bibliographic References:Plat Book of Columbia County, WI. Minneapolis: C. M. Foote & Co., 1890, p. 33. City of Lodi Tax Rolls. Lodi Valley News: 10/07/1882, p. 3. Lodi Enterprise: 6/30/1899, p. 3.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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