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837 S 76TH ST

Architecture and History Inventory
837 S 76TH ST | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Chester A. and Claire McCreedy House
Other Name:
Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:144448
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):837 S 76TH ST
County:Milwaukee
City:West Allis
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1937
Additions:
Survey Date:20072016
Historic Use:house
Architectural Style:Side Gabled
Structural System:
Wall Material:Stone Veneer
Architect:Sears Roebuck
Other Buildings On Site:
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Kopperud Park Residential Historic District
National Register Listing Date:9/11/2017 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:2/24/2017 12:00:00 AM
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NOTES
Additional Information:Cape Cod. Cost estimated at $6,500; contractor cited as Irvin Buth.
The McCreedys moved from the house between 1942 and 1945. Chester worked as a department manager at a department store.
Bibliographic References:Permit dated 14 December 1936. Advertisement in the Milwaukee Journal, 25 April 1937, Section IIII (Real estate)-12, Announces "Sears-Roebuck Invites you to visit the Model Home," includes image of house and address.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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