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Clemens H. Kalvelage Warehouse

Historic Third Ward

 
 
Clemens H. Kalvelage Warehouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, August 16, 2011
1. Clemens H. Kalvelage Warehouse Marker
Inscription.
This property has been placed on the
National Register of Historic Places

Clemens H. Kalvelage Warehouse
Designed by Carl Ringer
Tour Site 47
1911

 
Erected by Historic Third Ward Walking Tour. (Marker Number 47.)
 
Location. 43° 1.88′ N, 87° 54.428′ W. Marker is in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in Milwaukee County. Marker is at the intersection of North Broadway and East Menomonee Street, on the right when traveling south on North Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 147 North Broadway, Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Birth of Pizza in Milwaukee (here, next to this marker); Steinkopf & Sons Tents & Awnings (a few steps from this marker); Saloon (within shouting distance of this marker); W. Toepfer & Sons, Iron Works (within shouting distance of this marker); Milwaukee Terminal Building (within shouting distance of this marker); O.R. Pieper Co. Grocers (within shouting distance of this marker);
Clemens H. Kalvelage Warehouse image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, August 16, 2011
2. Clemens H. Kalvelage Warehouse
building on the right in photo
Wirth, Hammel and Co., Horse Stables (within shouting distance of this marker); Marine Terminal Building (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
 
Regarding Clemens H. Kalvelage Warehouse. Carl Ringer constructed this four-story warehouse in 1911 for owner Clemens H. Kalvelage. Since 1921 various wholesale companies, including the Koehler-Clemens, a coffee and tea company, Forster Label Works and H.F. Auler Co. occupied the building. Today, AGAMI Salon is on the first floor and the upper floors have been converted to loft apartments. - Historic Third Ward Walking Tour brochure
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 24, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 260 times since then and 28 times this year. Last updated on July 16, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 24, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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