Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Kalvelage Wholesale Commission House
Historic Third Ward
Erected by Historic Third Ward. (Marker Number 12.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1909.
Location. 43° 2.06′ N, 87° 54.427′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on North Broadway, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 316-22 N Broadway, 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. Baumbach Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Phoenix Knitting Co. Plant #6 (within shouting distance of this marker); Broadway Produce Co. (within shouting distance of this marker); Jewett & Sherman Co. Merchant Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Roundy, Peckham & Dexter Co. Grocers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); O.C. Hansen Glove and Mitten Mfg. Co. Standard Paper Co. (about 300 feet away); Fred Vogel Jr. Building (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
Regarding Kalvelage Wholesale Commission House. In 1909 Carl Ringer & Son designed the Kalvelage wholesale commission house. Fresh fruit and vegetable wholesalers continued operations throughout the building's history. It is currently owned by Jennaro Brothers. - Historic Third Ward Walking Tour brochure
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 3, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 455 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 3, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.