Main Street Commercial Historic District

Roughly bounded by Chestnut, Furnace, Bonson, Mineral, Oak, and Pine, Platteville, Wisconsin

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National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 9, 1990
Reference number
90000377
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Victorian: Romanesque; Federal
Areas of significance
Industry; Commerce; Entertainment/Recreation; Politics/Government; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Post office; Manufacturing facility; Park; Specialty store
Current functions
Park; Specialty store; Manufacturing facility; Post office
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant year
1848
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 59
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 15

Tags 

19th Century (37,734)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1848 (279)
Built during 1840s (2,991)
District (10,490)
Federal (4,598)
Grant County, Wisconsin (39)
Italianate (5,110)
Law & Potter Law (1)
Platteville, Wisconsin (11)
Romanesque (2,722)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,698)
Wisconsin (2,619)

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