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N58 W6189 COLUMBIA RD

Architecture and History Inventory
N58 W6189 COLUMBIA RD | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Wadham's Gas Station
Other Name:
Contributing:
Reference Number:13289
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):N58 W6189 COLUMBIA RD
County:Ozaukee
City:Cedarburg
Township/Village:
Unincorporated Community:
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1926
Additions:
Survey Date:1976
Historic Use:gas station/service station
Architectural Style:Other Vernacular
Structural System:
Wall Material:Brick
Architect:ALEXANDER ESCHWEILER
Other Buildings On Site:
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Washington Avenue Historic District
National Register Listing Date:1/17/1986 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:1/1/1989 12:00:00 AM
National Register Multiple Property Name:
NOTES
Additional Information:Two 'site files' (Wadham's Gas Station & Washington Avenue Historic District) exists for this property. They contain additional information such as correspondence, newspaper clippings, or historical information. They are public records and may be viewed in person at the State Historical Society, Division of Historic Preservation.

JAPANESE INFLUENCE, PAGODA STYLE CUPOLA W/HANGING LATERNS. MAIN ROOF AND PAGODA ROOF W/FLARED EAVES. ESCHWEILER DESIGNED PROTOTYPE FOR WADHAMS OIL & GREASE CO. OF MILWAUKEE.
Bibliographic References:ZIMMERMANN, RUSSELL "THE HERITAGE GUIDEBOOK" (HERITAGE BANKS 1976). Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, P. B1, 4/29/1997.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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