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831 W WISCONSIN AVE

Architecture and History Inventory
831 W WISCONSIN AVE | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:ST. JAMES COURT APARTMENTS
Other Name:St. James Court Apartments
Contributing:
Reference Number:27620
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):831 W WISCONSIN AVE
County:Milwaukee
City:Milwaukee
Township/Village:
Unincorporated Community:
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1903
Additions:
Survey Date:1984
Historic Use:apartment/condominium
Architectural Style:Neoclassical
Structural System:
Wall Material:Brick
Architect:FERRY AND CLAS
Other Buildings On Site:0
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: Saint James Court Apartments
National Register Listing Date:7/2/2008
State Register Listing Date:1/18/2008
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 Wisconsin Historical Society, Division of Historic Preservation-Public History.

Louis Clas was the builder.
Bibliographic References:MILWAUKEE SENTINEL 4/14/1994, 1D.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, State Historic Preservation Office, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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