Milwaukee in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Edward Rohnert Coﬀee Roasting Factory
Historic Third Ward
National Register of Historic Places
Edward Rohnert Coffee Roasting Factory
Designed by Robert Messmer
Tour Site 59
Erected by Historic Third Ward Walking Tour. (Marker Number 59.)
Location. 43° 1.987′ N, 87° 54.442′ 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: 217 N. Broadway, Milwaukee WI 53202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. G. Patek Warehouse (a few steps from this marker); Hambach Store and Residence (a few steps from this marker); American Wholesale Grocery Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Third Ward Fire (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); Roundy, Peckham & Dexter Co. Grocers (within shouting distance of this marker); American Candy Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Phoenix Knitting Works Cohen Brothers Manufacturing Company, Clothiers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Milwaukee.
Regarding Edward Rohnert Coffee Roasting Factory. In 1913, Robert Messmer designed the Edward Rohnert Coffee Roasting Factory. By 1945, the building housed five coffee roasting firms. Swig, a restaurant, occupies the first floor.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 20, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 311 times since then and 24 times this year. Last updated on July 16, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 20, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.