Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Mercantile Building

Historic Third Ward

 
 
Mercantile Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, November 17, 2011
1. Mercantile Building Marker
Inscription.
This property has been placed on the
National Register of Historic Places

Mercantile Building
Built by Original Owner Alfred Uihlein

Tour Site 19
1908

 
Erected by Historic Third Ward. (Marker Number 19.)
 
Location. 43° 2.047′ N, 87° 54.521′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on North Water Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 318 North Water Street, Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Grossman & Co. Coffee and Tea Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Goll & Frank Co. Notions and Dry Goods (within shouting distance of this marker); Hoffmann & Sons Co. Grocers (within shouting distance of this marker); National Distilling Co. (within shouting distance of this marker); Fred Vogel Jr. Building (within shouting distance of this marker); F. Mayer Boot & Shoe Co. (within shouting distance of this marker); S. Jung Company Liquor Wholesale
Mercantile Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, January 11, 2012
2. Mercantile Building Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Patek Brothers, Paint, Oil & Glass Manufacturers (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
Regarding Mercantile Building. Owner Alfred Uihlein built the Mercantile Building as a wholesale warehouse in 1908. It was designed by Kirchhoff & Rose. In 1987, E.R. Weinstein Corporation renovated the structure which currently houses PyraMax Bank and Hanson Dodge Creative.
- Historic Third Ward Walking tour brochure
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 400 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement