Sunday, June 19, 2011

Milwaukee Architecture

The National Trust For Historic Preservation has listed Milwaukee's Soldiers Home on the 2011 list of most endangered historic places. The campus hosts two renowned Milwaukee architects' designs. H.C. Koch and Edward Townsend Mix.

The V.A Hospital was designed by H.C. Koch & Co. in Italianate style in 1879.

H.C. Koch and Edward Townsend Mix, together, designed the Ward Memorial Hall in the Gothic Revival style in 1881.

The main building built in 1869 was designed by Edward Townsend Mix in the Second Empire style.

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