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Monarch Manufacturing Co., Clothiers

Historic Third Ward Walking Tour Site 56

 
 
Monarch Manufacturing Co., Clothiers Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 5, 2010
1. Monarch Manufacturing Co., Clothiers Marker
Inscription.

This property has been
placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places


Designed by
Martin Tullgren & Sons
Tour Site 56
1917

 
Erected by Historic Third Ward. (Marker Number 56.)
 
Location. 43° 1.961′ N, 87° 54.51′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is on Chicago Street near Water Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 224 East Chicago Street, Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cawker Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Cohen Brothers Manufacturing Company, Clothiers (within shouting distance of this marker); W.P. Reilly & Bros. (within shouting distance of this marker); Patek Brothers, Paint, Oil & Glass Manufacturers (within shouting distance of this marker); Friend & Marks Co., Clothiers (within shouting distance of this marker); Keenan Building (within shouting distance of this marker); S. Jung Company Liquor Wholesale
Monarch Manufacturing Co., Clothiers Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 5, 2010
2. Monarch Manufacturing Co., Clothiers Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Ziegler & Co. Candy Manufacturers (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
Regarding Monarch Manufacturing Co., Clothiers. In 1917, Martin Tullgren & Sons designed this reinforced concrete building for the Monarch Manufacturing Co., maker of canvas and leather outdoor clothing. Renovated for mixed use, the building now houses Rubin's Furniture and
Cramer-Krasselt Advertising.

[From the Historic Walking Tour brochure]
 
Also see . . .
1. Historic Third Ward. (Submitted on November 29, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Historic Third Ward Walking Tour Brochure. (Submitted on November 29, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Former Monarch Manufacturing Co. Bldg image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 5, 2010
3. Former Monarch Manufacturing Co. Bldg
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 626 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 29, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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