Main Street Commercial Historic District

Roughly Main St. from N. Washington St. to S. Seventh St., Watertown, Wisconsin

Photos 

East End of the Main Street Historic District

Photo taken by J.R. Manning

Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 2, 1989
Reference number
89000483
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Other architectural type; Victorian: Romanesque; Vernacular Commercial
Areas of significance
Industry; Commerce; Transportation; Education; Ethnic Heritage - European; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Rail-related; Library
Current functions
Library; Rail-related
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 126
Contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 31

Tags 

Brick (42,462)
Claude & Starck (35)
District (10,497)
European heritage (999)
H.C. & Son Kohn (1)
Italianate (5,112)
Jefferson County, Wisconsin (56)
Romanesque (2,722)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,698)
Watertown, Wisconsin (12)
Wisconsin (2,622)

Update Log 

  • July 26, 2010: New photos from J.R. Manning

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