Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Standard Bedding Co.
Historic Third Ward
National Register of Historic Places
Standard Bedding Co.
Designed by R. Messmer & Bros.
Tour Site 62
Erected by Historic Third Ward Walking Tour. (Marker Number 62.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1913.
Location. 43° 1.957′ N, 87° 54.375′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on East Chicago Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 325 E Chicago 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. A.W. Rich Shoe Co. (a few steps from this marker); Phoenix Knitting Plant #3 (within shouting distance of this marker); Phoenix Knitting Co. Plant #4 (within shouting distance of this marker); Phoenix Knitting Works (within shouting distance of this marker); Milwaukee Fire Dept. Engine Co. #10 (within shouting distance of this marker); American Candy CompanyAmerican Wholesale Grocery Company (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mrs. Isabella Ryder Building (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
Regarding Standard Bedding Co.. Built in 1913 by architects R. Messmer & Brothers, Inc., the structure housed the Standard Bedding Co., which manufactured feather mattresses at the location for 20 years. In 1990, Triad Engineering renovated the building and currently occupies the site along with Thiel Visual Design, Neroli Salon & Spa and several other offices.
- Historic Third Ward Walking Tour brochure
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 19, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 353 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 19, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.