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757 N 27TH ST

Architecture and History Inventory
757 N 27TH ST | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Tower Theater
Other Name:Family Hospital
Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:112265
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):757 N 27TH ST
County:Milwaukee
City:Milwaukee
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1926
Additions:
Survey Date:1984
Historic Use:theater
Architectural Style:Mediterranean Revival
Structural System:Steel Frame
Wall Material:Brick
Architect:Dick & BauerChas. Tharinger
Other Buildings On Site:
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: 27th and Wells Commercial Historic District
National Register Listing Date:11/8/2016 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:8/19/2016 12:00:00 AM
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NOTES
Additional Information:H. Schmitt & Son were the builders. Wm. Strack was the builder. This structure is a fine example of an early 20th century commercial building designed with Classical Revival elements, distinguished by an urn-accented balustrade.
Bibliographic References:Permit.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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