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Hambach Store and Residence

Historic Third Ward

 
 
Hambach Store and Residence Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, January 11, 2012
1. Hambach Store and Residence Marker
Inscription.  
This property has been placed on the
National Register of Historic Places

Hambach Store & Residence
Designed by Carl Etzel

Tour Site 60
1895

 
Erected by Historic Third Ward Walking Tour. (Marker Number 60.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 43° 1.996′ N, 87° 54.443′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on North Broadway, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 221 North 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. Edward Rohnert Coffee Roasting Factory (a few steps from this marker); G. Patek Warehouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Roundy, Peckham & Dexter Co. Grocers (within shouting distance of this marker); American Wholesale Grocery Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Fred Vogel Jr. Building (within shouting distance
Hambach Store and Residence image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, January 11, 2012
2. Hambach Store and Residence
of this marker); National Distilling Co. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Phoenix Knitting Works (about 300 feet away); American Candy Company (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
Regarding Hambach Store and Residence. Architect Carl Itzel designed the Queen Anne style Hambach Store and Residence in 1895. While the family lived upstairs, the Hambachs rented each side of the storefront to retail businesses. Formerly the home of The Broadway Bar & Grill, a neighborhood restaurant and pub, it is now occupied by Palms Bistro & Bar.
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 351 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on July 16, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 19, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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