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272 E DIVISION ST

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272 E DIVISION ST | Property Record | Wisconsin Historical Society
NAMES
Historic Name:Emma Gerhard House
Other Name:
Contributing: Yes
Reference Number:53517
PROPERTY LOCATION
Location (Address):272 E DIVISION ST
County:Fond du Lac
City:Fond du Lac
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PROPERTY FEATURES
Year Built:1927
Additions:
Survey Date:1988
Historic Use:house
Architectural Style:Colonial Revival
Structural System:
Wall Material:Stucco
Architect:
Other Buildings On Site:0
Demolished?:No
Demolished Date:
DESIGNATIONS
National/State Register Listing Name: East Division Street - Sheboygan Street Historic District
National Register Listing Date:4/17/2010 12:00:00 AM
State Register Listing Date:2/19/2010 12:00:00 AM
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NOTES
Additional Information:This two-story side gable house has a low-pitched gable roof with returned eaves. A Palladian dormer projects from the front of the roof. A simple overhand with brackets covers the entrance. Windows are undecorated single light sashes.

This was the home of Emma Gerhard between 1927 and 1942, who was the granddaughter of the founder of Gerhard Bakery.
Bibliographic References:(A) Fond du Lac City Directories. (B) Sanborn-Perris Maps - Fond du Lac. (C) Maurice McKenna, Ed., Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin Past and Present, Vol. II, Chicago: S.J. Clarke Publishing Co., 1912.
RECORD LOCATION
Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, Division of Historic Preservation, Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin

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