Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
Historic Third Ward
placed on the
of Historic Places
Goodyear Tire & Rubber
Tour Site 4
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
Location. 43° 2.051′ N, 87° 54.351′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is at the intersection of North Milwaukee Street (State Highway 32) and East Bufffalo Street, on the right when traveling north on North Milwaukee Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 306 N Milwaukee St, Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Standard Paper Co. (a few steps from this marker); Phoenix Knitting Co. Plant #6 (within shouting distance of this marker); S. Heller Elevator Company (within shouting distance of this marker); O.C. Hansen Glove and Mitten Mfg. Co. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Otto Kuehn Leaf Tobacco Warehouse (about 300 Baumbach Building (about 300 feet away); Kalvelage Wholesale Commission House (about 300 feet away); Phoenix Knitting Co. Plant #4 (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
More about this marker. This office and warehouse was built in 1915. Goodyear Tire & Rubber occupied the building from 1919 through the 1930s. Later occupants included Firestone, Bostrom, a seat cushion manufacturer, a dress manufacturer, and in 1957 Moebius Printing used it as a storage facility. Today, a variety of businesses occupy the site including a printing service, an employment recruiter, a legal firm, an energy company, a pigment manufacturer and an advertising agency. - Historic Third Ward Walking Tour brochure
Also see . . . Historic Third Ward - Take a Tour. Historic Third Ward Association (Submitted on December 1, 2011, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 30, 2011, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 502 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 30, 2011, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.