Street Guide To Old Milwaukee

Building History Detail
Scottish Rite Cathedral

Originally built as the Plymouth Congregational Church with a style that was very unique for a church. It was expanded and remodeled in 1936 after it was bought by the Masons to give the current look and configuration.

Architect: Mix, E T

Year Built: 1889, Year Demolished: n/a

Address History:
470 Van Buren St (1889 - 1929)
790 N Van Buren St (1930 - present)

Sources:
Milwaukee Sentinel, December 15, 1889
Yenowine's, December 1, 1889
UWM Digital Collection
Yenowine's News, June 29, 1890

Wisconsin Historical Society AHI#: 42299

Record Update: 2008-10-24

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