Exchange Square Historic District

Roughly bounded by 10th, RR tracks, E. 2nd and W. 3rd Aves., Brodhead, Wisconsin

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Exchange Square

Exchange Street splits here to create a town square. The next few buildings you see are all built on this square. The building with the bartizan turns the corner to the buildings on Center Street. The historic CMStP&P depot is south of the square on Center Street.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in June 2012

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 15, 1984
Reference number
84000724
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Victorian: Queen Anne
Areas of significance
Commerce; Entertainment/Recreation; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic function
Business
Current function
Business
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1925-1949
Significant years
1860; 1930
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 35
Non-contributing buildings: 3

Tags 

19th Century (36,896)
Brick (42,460)
Brodhead, Wisconsin (2)
Built 1860 (420)
Built during 1860s (3,649)
Christopher Seeber (1)
District (10,317)
Frank Kemp (3)
Green County, Wisconsin (31)
Italianate (5,079)
Queen Anne (5,088)
Stone (26,162)
Victorian (19,697)
Wisconsin (2,552)

Update Log 

  • August 31, 2012: New photos from J.R. Manning

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