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Eau Claire in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Orlando Brice House

 

—City of Eau Claire Landmark Commission —

 
Orlando Brice House Marker image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, July 15, 2014
1. Orlando Brice House Marker
Inscription.
Historic Building
Built in 1918, this house is the most significant example of Georgian Revival architecture in Eau Claire. Orlando Brice was the treasurer and manager of the Wisconsin Refrigerator Company.

Designated District February Twenty-Seven
Nineteen Hundred and Eighty-Five

 
Erected 1985 by the City of Eau Claire Landmark Commission.
 
Location. 44° 48.226′ N, 91° 29.782′ W. Marker is in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, in Eau Claire County. Marker is on Marston Avenue west of Wilcox Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 120 Marston Avenue, Eau Claire WI 54701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Petronilla and James T. Barber House (within shouting distance of this marker); Roy Wilcox House (within shouting distance of this marker); John S. Owen House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Cobblestone House (about 700 feet away); Addison Cutter House (about 800 feet away); Kinney House
Orlando Brice House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, July 15, 2014
2. Orlando Brice House and Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Owen's Gift to the City (approx. 0.2 miles away); Swift-Wing Home (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eau Claire.
 
Also see . . .
1. Orlando Brice House. (Submitted on July 27, 2014.)
2. History of Eau Claire County Wisconsin, 1914. The Wisconsin Refrigerator Company. "They employ approximately 200 hands and their annual output is about 40,000 refrigerators designed for use by hotels, florists, groceries, meat markets, the private home and restaurants." (Submitted on July 27, 2014.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Orlando Brice House image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, July 15, 2014
3. Orlando Brice House
National Register of Historic Places #83003376
Listed January 28, 1983
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 292 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 27, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
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