Prospect Avenue Apartment Buildings Historic District

N. Prospect Ave. area roughly between E. Kane Pl. and E. Windsor St., Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Amazing cluster of apartment buildings located in a 1-1/2 square block area

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SW Corner of the District

This apartment is located on the SW corner of Prospect Avenue and E. Kane Place.

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 April 19, 1990
Reference number
90000640
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Modern Movement: Art Deco
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic function
Multiple dwelling
Current function
Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 19
Non-contributing buildings: 2

Tags 

Art Deco (1,251)
Brick (42,466)
District (10,642)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,278)
Milwaukee County, Wisconsin (325)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin (163)
Modern Movement (2,586)
Private owner (54,402)
Stone (26,167)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Wisconsin (2,627)

Update Log 

  • March 16, 2014: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Status and Added Photos

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