Street Guide To Old Milwaukee

Building History Detail
County Jail

The jail building was an oppressive stone building built with Antigo limestone and gables with a mansard slate roof. It was four stories high with 52 cells for prisoners.

Architect: Gombert, Charles A

Year Built: 1887, Year Demolished: 1935

Address History:
466-470 Broadway (1887 - 1929)
792 N Broadway (1930 - 1935)

Sources:
Milwaukee Journal, April 1, 1887
Milwaukee Journal, December 26, 1934


Record Update: 2009-01-19

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