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RASPBERRY ISLAND

Architecture and History Inventory
RASPBERRY ISLAND | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:RASPBERRY ISLAND LIGHT
Other Name:
Contributing:
Reference Number:27000
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):RASPBERRY ISLAND
County:Bayfield
City:
Township/Village:Bayfield
Unincorporated Community:
Town:52
Range:4
Direction:W
Section:24
Quarter Section:
Quarter/Quarter Section:
PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1862
Additions: 1905
Survey Date:1975
Historic Use:light house
Architectural Style:Other Vernacular
Structural System:
Wall Material:Clapboard
Architect:
Other Buildings On Site:1
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Apostle Islands Lighthouses
National Register Listing Date:3/8/1977 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:1/1/1989 12:00:00 AM
National Register Multiple Property Name:Apostle Island Lighthouse Thematic Group
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 Wisconsin Historical Society, Division of Historic Preservation. FILM ROLLS 3/29-36A, 4/1A-5A, AND 7/6-8 ARE FILED WITH THE APOSTLE ISLAND NEGATIVES. HABS WI-312. SEE AHI #'S OO12556-0012557.

COVENANT: Has expired.

Effected:
7/18/1990

Good until:
7/18/2005

Term:

Property:
Raspberry Island Light

Property address:
T52N R4W Sec. 24, Town of Russell, Raspberry Island

C dist:

Owner:
Alford J. Banta, Superintendent

Owner Organization:
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

Owner address:
Route 1, Box 4, Bayfield

Covenant type:
Preservation agreement

County:
AS

Record:

Program:
Lighthouse

Covenant provision 1
Maintain and administer

Covenant provision 2
Not discriminate

Covenant provision 3
Bibliographic References:Ashland Daily Press 7/24/2002. Snyder, David L. (Park Historian). "Historic Structures Report: Raspberry Island Light Station, Apostle Islands National Lakeshore - Bayfeild, Wisconsin." February 19, 1991.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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