Clark County Jail

215 E. 5th St., Neillsville, Wisconsin

Former jail now serving as a museum

Photos 

Overview Looking Northwest

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in July 2015

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Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 8, 1978
Reference number
78000080
Architectural style
Victorian: Romanesque
Areas of significance
Law; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Correctional facility; Single dwelling; Government office
Current function
Museum
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant year
1897

Tags 

19th Century (38,050)
Brick (42,466)
Built 1897 (511)
Built during 1890s (7,675)
Clark County, Wisconsin (37)
House (27,834)
J.G. Wagner, Co. (1)
Limestone (8,194)
Museum (134)
Neillsville, Wisconsin (9)
Owned by local government (11,500)
Romanesque (2,724)
Stoltze & Schick (2)
Stone (26,168)
Victorian (19,703)
Wisconsin (2,627)

Update Log 

  • July 17, 2015: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Status and Added Photos
  • July 17, 2015: New photos from J.R. Manning

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