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Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Condenser House

City Lights Brewing Co.

 

— 1902-2016 —

 
Condenser House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2018
1. Condenser House Marker
Inscription.  Noted architect Alexander Eschweiler designed this building for the Milwaukee Gas Company to house the operations that converted coal to gas. The gas then lit the city lights of Milwaukee. Today, the Condenser House is the home of the laboratory, packaging and distribution operations of the City Lights Brewing Company.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
 
Location. 43° 2.009′ N, 87° 56.522′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker can be reached from North 21st Street. The marker is on the south side of the Condenser House building at City Lights Brewing Co., 2200 W. Mt. Vernon St. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Milwaukee WI 53233, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Power House (a few steps from this marker); Captain Frederick Pabst (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jacques Vieau, in 1795 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Mitchell Park (approx. half a mile away); At the State Fair on these Grounds (approx. 0.8 miles away); Merrill Park
Condenser House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devon Polzar, 2018
2. Condenser House Marker
(approx. 0.8 miles away); Roman Catholic Church of the Gesu (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mabel Wanda Raimey (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 28, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 27, 2018, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 111 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 27, 2018, by Devon Polzar of Port Washington, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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