West Milwaukee Street Historic District

Roughly bounded by Wall, River, Court, and Academy Sts., Janesville, 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 May 17, 1990
Reference number
90000790
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Victorian: Queen Anne; Other architectural type; Vernacular Commercial
Areas of significance
Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Department store; Hotel; Restaurant; Specialty store
Current functions
Business; Specialty store; Multiple dwelling; Restaurant
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 54
Non-contributing buildings: 10

Tags 

Brick (42,462)
District (10,532)
Italianate (5,114)
Janesville, Wisconsin (35)
Louis A. Simon (222)
Queen Anne (5,131)
Rock County, Wisconsin (133)
Stone (26,160)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Victorian (19,698)
William D. Foster (1)
Wisconsin (2,627)

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