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WISCONSIN - Kenosha County

Alford Park Warehouse (added 2002 - - #02001665)
1885 Sheridan Rd. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Public Works
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Public Works

Barnes Creek Site (added 1977 - - #77000032)
Also known as 47-Kn-41
Address Restricted , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: woodland,Middle and late
Period of Significance: 499-0 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

Boys and Girls Library (added 1980 - - #80000144)
Also known as Henry M. Simmons Memorial Church
5810 8th Ave. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dunning,Max N.
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Historic Person: Buck,Florence
Significant Year: 1907
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education, Other
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Library

Chesrow Site (added 1978 - - #78000109)
Also known as 47 Kn 40
Address Restricted , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: palen-indian, woodland, archaic
Period of Significance: 7000-8999 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Unknown
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

Civic Center Historic District (added 1989 - - #89000069)
Roughly bounded by 55th St., 8th Ave., 58th St., and 10th Ave. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Chubb,John D., Lindl,Lesser & Schutte
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Education, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Education, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Courthouse, Meeting Hall, Museum, Post Office
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Courthouse, Museum, Post Office, Professional, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Isermann, Anthony and Caroline, House (added 2004 - - #04000108)
6416 Seventh Ave. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Williamson, Russell Barr
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Isermann, Frank and Jane, House (added 2004 - - #04000107)
6500 Seventh Ave. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Williamson, Russell Barr
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Kemper Hall (added 1976 - - #76000067)
6501 3rd Ave. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate, Gothic
Historic Person: Kemper,Jackson
Significant Year: 1911, 1861
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Kenosha County Courthouse and Jail (added 1982 - - #82000677)
Also known as 1030741846;1020751833;0502783014;1031771749;0902712;02047721
912 56th St. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lindl,Lesser,& Schutte
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Courthouse

Kenosha High School (added 1980 - - #79003770)
Also known as Mary D. Bradford High School Annex
913 57th St. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Allen,F.S.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Other
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

Kenosha Light Station (added 1990 - - #90000995)
5117 Fourth Ave. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Coast Guard Facility, Institutional Housing, Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing

Kenosha North Pierhead Light (added 2008 - - #08000545)
Also known as Kenosha North Pier Light
North pier at Kenosha harbor entry, 0.1 mile east of Simmons Island Park , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Office of the Lighthouse, Superintendent, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Maritime History, Engineering, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Library Park (added 2000 - - #00000733)
711 59th Place , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Simonds, Ossian Cole
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Library Park Historic District (added 1988 - - #88002657)
Also known as See Also:St. Matthew's Episcopal Church;Simmons, Gilbert M.,
Roughly bounded by 59th St., 7th Ave., 61st St., and 8th Ave. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Walcott,Chester H., Burnham,Daniel Hudson
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Italianate, Classical Revival
Historic Person: Bain,Edward,et al.
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Industry, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Lucas Site (added 1995 - - #95000136)
Also known as Kn226
Address Restricted , Pleasant Prairie
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Paleoindian (Chesrow Comple, x)
Period of Significance: 9000-10999 BC, 7000-8999 BC
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area

Manor House (added 1980 - - #80000145)
Also known as Wilson House
6536 3rd Ave. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pond & Pond
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

McCaffary, John, House (added 1978 - - #78000110)
5732 13th Court , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: McCaffary,John
Significant Year: 1851, 1853, 1850
Area of Significance: Law, Social History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Rosinco (added 2001 - - #01000737)
12 mi. E of Kenosha , Lake Michigan
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Harlan and Hollingsworth, Fairbanks-Morse
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Entertainment/Recreation, Maritime History, Engineering
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

Simmons Island Beach House (added 2003 - - #03000057)
5001 Simmons Island , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Borggren, Chris
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Sport Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Simmons, Gilbert M., Memorial Library (added 1974 - - #74000093)
711 59th Pl. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Burnham,Daniel
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Library, Monument/Marker
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Library, Monument/Marker

Southport Beach House (added 2003 - - #02001684)
7825 First Ave. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: WPA, Borggren, Chris
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Music Facility, Sport Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Music Facility

St. Matthew's Episcopal Church (added 1979 - - #79000090)
5900 7th Ave. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ellwood,A.H.
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Third Avenue Historic District (added 1988 - - #88002022)
Also known as See Also:Kemper Hall;Manor House
Along Third Ave. between 61st and 66th Sts. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pond & Pond, Philipp,Richard
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Nash,Charles W.
Area of Significance: Education, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Church School, Educational Related Housing, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Auditorium, Museum, Organizational, Single Dwelling

WISCONSIN shipwreck (iron steamer) (added 2009 - - #09000820)
Also known as KN-0255
6 mi. SE of Kenosha, WI, in Lake Michigan , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Detroit Dry Dock Co., Kirby, Frank
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Maritime History, Engineering, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Washington Park Clubhouse (added 2003 - - #02001740)
2205 Washington Rd. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bothe, Hugo
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Sport Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Sport Facility

Weed, Justin, House (added 1974 - - #74000094)
3509 Washington Rd. , Kenosha
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Wehmhoff Mound (47KN15) (added 1985 - - #85002971)
Also known as 47-Kn-15
Address Restricted , Wheatland
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential
Area of Significance: Science, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Late Woodland
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner: Private , State
Historic Function: Unknown
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields




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