Library Park Historic District

Roughly bounded by 59th St., 7th Ave., 61st St., and 8th Ave., Kenosha, Wisconsin


Overview of Library Square

Looking southwest. On the left side of the photo is a statue of Abraham Lincoln, in the center distance is the library, and to the right is the Civil War monument, dedicated in 1900.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning



Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 29, 1988
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Industry; Education; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Historic functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling
Current functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 42
Contributing sites: 1
Contributing objects: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 16

Update Log 

  • August 4, 2016: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • April 24, 2012: New photos from J.R. Manning