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535 GREENE AVE

Architecture and History Inventory
535 GREENE AVE | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Allouez Pump House
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Reference Number:223654
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):535 GREENE AVE
County:Brown
City:Allouez
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1925
Additions:
Survey Date:2012
Historic Use:water utility
Architectural Style:Mediterranean Revival
Structural System:
Wall Material:Brick
Architect:McMahon and Clark Engineering Co.
Other Buildings On Site:N
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Allouez Pump House
National Register Listing Date:3/15/2016 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:8/28/2015 12:00:00 AM
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NOTES
Additional Information:In order to promote further urban development of the rural town, the Allouez Town Board established a water department in 1924 to provide public water service. A water commission was formed with Herman Greiling appointed its first president. A pump house was constructed on Greene Avenue, in 1925, with service beginning the following spring.
Bibliographic References:“Allouez Water Tower Sirs Controversy.” May 7, 1968. Wittig, Dorothy Straubel. “In the Beginning…” Allouez Centennial Celebration, page 35.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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