Eli R. Cooley House

Also known as: Kuehneman, William F., House
1135 S. Main St., Racine, Wisconsin

A refined example of the Greek Revival designs.

Photos 

Photo taken by HABS ca. 1960 by an Unknown Photographer

View photos at Library of Congress

Map 

Description 

The house has been determined as, "as refined an example of the Greek manner as is to be found in the state" (Newcomb, The Architecture of the Old Northwest Territory,).

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 11, 1973
Reference number
73000273
NR name
Cooley, Eli R., House
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant years
ca. 1851; 1853

Update Log 

  • July 2, 2012: New photos from J.R. Manning
  • July 2, 2011: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added HABS/HAER Statement of Significance

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