Street Guide To Old Milwaukee

Building History Detail
Voss Building

A four story red brick neoclassical office and store building built by Herman Voss who headquartered his advertising specialty business here. His company manufactured diaries, blank books and did bookbinding there until the late 1940's.The building was the later the home of Krasno Brothers Glove and Mitten Company until the 1980's. It currently houses offices and Buffalo Wild Wings. The top parapet with the Voss name has been removed.

Architect: Menge, John Jr

Year Built: 1909, Year Demolished: n/a

Address History:
603-607 East Water St (1909 - 1929)
1119-1125 N Water St (1930 - present)

Sources:
WHS Historical Images

Wisconsin Historical Society AHI#: 113445

Record Update: 2014-06-05

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