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

Shorewood High School

 
 
Shorewood High School Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed 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.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Wisconsin Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1924.
 
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. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1701 E Capitol Drive, Milwaukee WI 53211, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shorewood Armory (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Shorewood Village Hall (approx.
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
Click or scan to see
this page online
0.2 miles away); Old Sauk Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lueddemann’s-On-The-River (approx. 0.4 miles away); 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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shorewood.
 
Shorewood High School Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Paul F, January 12, 2008
2. Shorewood High School Marker
Looking southwest from corner of Capitol Dr. and Oakland Ave.
Shorewood High School Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Paul F, January 12, 2008
3. Shorewood High School Marker
Lookng south from Capitol Dr. at school building.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 30, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,155 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 30, 2010, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=30248

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
This website earns income from purchases you make after using our links to Amazon.com. We appreciate your support.
Paid Advertisement
Apr. 16, 2024