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American Wholesale Grocery Company

Historic Third Ward Walking Tour Site 57

 
 
American Wholesale Grocery Company Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 5, 2010
1. American Wholesale Grocery Company Marker
Inscription.

This property has been
placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places


Designed by
William Kozik
Tour Site 57
1925

 
Erected by Historic Third Ward. (Marker Number 57.)
 
Location. 43° 1.97′ N, 87° 54.438′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and Chicago Street, on the left when traveling north on Broadway. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 203 North Broadway, Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. G. Patek Warehouse (a few steps from this marker); Third Ward Fire (a few steps from this marker but has been reported missing); Edward Rohnert Coffee Roasting Factory (within shouting distance of this marker); American Candy Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Phoenix Knitting Works (within shouting distance of this marker); Hambach Store and Residence (within shouting distance of this marker); Cohen Brothers Manufacturing Company, Clothiers
Former American Wholesale Grocery Co. Bldg image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 5, 2010
2. Former American Wholesale Grocery Co. Bldg
(within shouting distance of this marker); Mrs. Isabella Ryder Building (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
Regarding American Wholesale Grocery Company. The American Wholesale Grocery Company building was designed in 1925 by architect William Kozik. The Business Furniture Company later used it for warehousing. Today Paintball Dave's occupies the site.

[From the Historic Walking Tour brochure]
 
Also see . . .
1. Historic Third Ward. (Submitted on November 29, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Historic Third Ward Walking Tour Brochure. (Submitted on November 29, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 508 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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