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715 MAIN ST

Architecture and History Inventory
715 MAIN ST | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:FARNSWORTH PUBLIC LIBRARY
Other Name:FARNSWORTH PUBLIC LIBRARY
Contributing:
Reference Number:23323
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):715 MAIN ST
County:Oconto
City:Oconto
Township/Village:
Unincorporated Community:
Town:
Range:
Direction:
Section:
Quarter Section:
Quarter/Quarter Section:
PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1903
Additions: 1993
Survey Date:19992009
Historic Use:library
Architectural Style:Neoclassical
Structural System:
Wall Material:Brick
Architect:Henry A. Foeller (Green Bay)
Other Buildings On Site:
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Farnsworth Public Library
National Register Listing Date:12/21/2017 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:8/18/2017 12:00:00 AM
National Register Multiple Property Name:
NOTES
Additional Information:A 'site file' 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 State Historical Society, Division of Historic Preservation. IONIC ENTRY PORTICO W/FLUTED COLUMNS & TRIANGULAR PEDIMENT. RECESSED DOOR W/SIDELIGHTS & ROMAN WINDOW TRANSOM. WIDE MOULDED AND DENTILLED CORNICE. HIGH FOUNDATION W/MOULDED BASEMENT COURSE. DORIC WALL PILASTERS. The 1993 addition to rear and side does not compromise the integrity of the building.
Bibliographic References:"LUMBER ERA OCONTO TOUR" Historic Sites Reconnaissance Survey. May 2009. Prepared by Barbara Kooiman.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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