“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Shorewood in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)

Shorewood High School

Shorewood High School Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Paul F, January 12, 2008
1. Shorewood High School Marker
Inscription. A forerunner in secondary school design, Shorewood High School is modeled on a university campus plan. Constructed between 1924 and 1938 by Milwaukee architects Herbst and Kuenzli, the school includes separate buildings for administration, physical education, arts and science, industrial arts and theater arts. The splendid auditorium also serves the Shorewood community.
Erected 1998. (Marker Number 367.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society marker series.
Location. 43° 5.328′ N, 87° 53.268′ W. Marker is in Shorewood, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is at the intersection of East Capitol Drive and North Oakland Avenue, on the right when traveling east on East Capitol Drive. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1701 E. Capitol Drive, Milwaukee WI 53211, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shorewood Armory (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Shorewood Village Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Sauk Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lueddemann’s-On-The-River (approx. 0.4 miles away);
Shorewood High School Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Paul F, January 12, 2008
2. Shorewood High School Marker
Looking southwest from corner of Capitol Dr. and Oakland Ave.
Kilbourntown House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Steamer Appomattox (approx. 0.7 miles away); Carl Sandburg Hall (approx. 0.7 miles away); Milwaukee-Downer College Buildings (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Shorewood.
Categories. Education
Shorewood High School Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Paul F, January 12, 2008
3. Shorewood High School Marker
Lookng south from Capitol Dr. at school building.
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 745 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement
Categories20th CenturyAbolition & Underground RRAfrican AmericansAgricultureAir & SpaceAnimalsAntebellum South, USAnthropologyArchitectureArts, Letters, MusicAsian AmericansBridges & ViaductsCemeteries & Burial SitesCharity & Public WorkChurches, Etc.Civil RightsColonial EraCommunicationsDisastersEducationEntertainmentEnvironmentExplorationForts, CastlesFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsGovernmentHeroesHispanic AmericansHorticulture & ForestryIndustry & CommerceLabor UnionsLandmarksMan-Made FeaturesMilitaryNative AmericansNatural FeaturesNatural ResourcesNotable BuildingsNotable EventsNotable PersonsNotable PlacesPaleontologyPatriots & PatriotismPeacePolitical SubdivisionsPoliticsRailroads & StreetcarsRoads & VehiclesScience & MedicineSettlements & SettlersSportsWar of 1812War, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, 2nd IraqWar, AfghanistanWar, ColdWar, French and IndianWar, KoreanWar, Mexican-AmericanWar, Spanish-AmericanWar, Texas IndependenceWar, US CivilWar, US RevolutionaryWar, VietnamWar, World IWar, World IIWars, Non-USWars, US IndianWaterways & Vessels