East Brady Street Historic District

E. Brady St. from N. Farwell Ave. to N. Van Buren St., Milwaukee, Wisconsin

One of Milwaukee's best-known surviving ethnic commercial streets, nearly intact as built over the years.

Photos 

Looking West along Brady Street from Farwell Avenue

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in October 2013

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 9, 1990
Reference number
90000363
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Late Gothic Revival; Victorian: Italianate; Victorian: Queen Anne
Areas of significance
Commerce; Ethnic Heritage - European; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; Church school; Specialty store
Current functions
Religious structure; Single dwelling; Church school; Specialty store
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 74
Non-contributing buildings: 18

Update Log 

  • March 9, 2014: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Status and Added Photos

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