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Delong, Henry and Elizabeth, House - Waupaca, WI
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member REUAHNESIE
N 44° 21.464 W 089° 05.612
16T E 333163 N 4913738
Quick Description: This house was built by Conrad Gmeiner for his wife's parents when they retired from farming.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 9/23/2011 11:28:05 AM
Waymark Code: WMCN1A
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
This classic revival structure was built in 1903. It has a square plan and steep hip roof. The building is constructed of decorative concrete block and "Waupaca" brick. There is a Palladian third story dormer with "X" pattern window muntins. (A muntin is a strip of wood or metal separating and holding panes of glass in a window.)

Conrad Gmeiner came to Waupaca in 1893 and was a mason/building contractor until 1904 at which time he continued as the owner/operator of the Waupaca Brick Yard. Gmeiner promoted the use of brick and decorative concrete block for buildings and silos.
Street address:
509 W. Fulton Street
Waupaca, WI USA

County / Borough / Parish: Waupaca

Year listed: 2002

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1875-1899

Historic function: Domestic

Current function: Domestic

Privately owned?: yes

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Season start / Season finish: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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