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1609-1611 WASHINGTON ST

Architecture and History Inventory
1609-1611 WASHINGTON ST | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Napieczinski Block
Other Name:
Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:120347
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):1609-1611 WASHINGTON ST
County:Manitowoc
City:Two Rivers
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1906
Additions:
Survey Date:2001
Historic Use:retail building
Architectural Style:Neoclassical
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Other Buildings On Site:0
Demolished?:No
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DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Central Park Historic District
National Register Listing Date:12/1/2000 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:4/14/2000 12:00:00 AM
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NOTES
Additional Information:Builder was F.L. Wolfe and B. Pawlitzke.

Constructed for Frank Napieczinski's Saloon. The south half housed the Western Union offices until 1970. Frank's Saloon did not survive prohibition. That half of the building housed the Elliot Plumbing office in the 1930s, E.E. Meckelberg's Jewelry Store and then the HTR Two Rivers Office until 1998. Clarkson Insurance occupied the south half until 1998. Home Plate Sports Collectables occupied the north half from 1998 until 2001 when it moved into the south half. In 1998 the Two Rivers Main Street Office resided in the south half leaving in 2001 for the upper floor office. The Two Rivers Fitness Center opened up in the north half in the Spring of 2001.
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RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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