Fargo's Furniture Store

Also known as: Bridal Elegance & Formal Wear
172-176 W. Wisconsin Ave., Kaukauna, Wisconsin

Former furniture store repurposed as a formal wear shoppe

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Overview

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in May 2015

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Description 

"Fargo Furniture, 172-176 West Wisconsin Avenue is an excellent example of Twentieth Century Classical Revival architecture characterized by its regular placement of fenestration and classical features, such as decorative pilasters and crowning balustrade."

~ From the "National Register of Historic Places Nomination Inventory" dated February 1984.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 29, 1984
Reference number
84003755
Architectural style
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Mortuary; Specialty store
Current function
Specialty store
Period of significance
1925-1949
Significant year
1928

Update Log 

  • May 8, 2015: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Status and Added Photos

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