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Lloyd R. Smith House, 2220 North Terrace Avenue, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, WI

Lloyd R. Smith House, 2220 North Terrace Avenue, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, WI

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Summary

Significance: Inspired by Italian Renaissance villas, this attractive, well-preserved building, for forty years a private residence and now a public museum, is an admirable example of the traditional architecture built in this century and of the work of Chicago architect David Alder. Its setting is also noteworthy: The Smith house stands on a terraced, landscaped bluff overlooking Lake Michigan.
Survey number: HABS WI-272
Building/structure dates: 1924 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 74000107

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Adler, David
Grunewald, Charles
Dunlop, Charles
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Location

South Milwaukee (Wis.)43.05739, -87.88053
Google Map of 43.0573876, -87.8805306
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Source

Library of Congress
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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