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2703 E NEWTON AVE

Architecture and History Inventory
2703 E NEWTON AVE | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:George Brumder House
Other Name:
Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:226565
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):2703 E NEWTON AVE
County:Milwaukee
City:Shorewood
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1928
Additions:
Survey Date:2011
Historic Use:house
Architectural Style:Tudor Revival
Structural System:
Wall Material:Brick
Architect:George Schley & Sons
Other Buildings On Site:
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
NOTES
Additional Information:A 'site file' titled "Menlo Park Historic District" exists for this property. It contains additional information such as correspondence, newspaper clippings, or historical information. It is a public record and may be viewed in person at the Wisconsin Historical Society, State Historic Preservation Office.
Bibliographic References:SHOREWOOD BUILDING PERMIT FILES. Original plans by George Schley & Sons, dated 1928, on file at the Wisconsin Architectural Archive (WAA), Milwaukee Public (Central) Library. Remodeling plans done by Eschweiler & Eschweiler, dated 1941, also on file at the WAA.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, State Historic Preservation Office, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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