Street Guide To Old Milwaukee

Building History Detail
Chapman Home

The original home of department store magnate, T.A. Chapman. This mansion was a large three story wood-framed building with attached solarium and with many fine embellishments such as frescoed ceilings. In 1936 it was purchased for the offices of the Visiting Nurses Association. The home was torn down in the early 1950s.

Architect: unknown

Year Built: 1870, Year Demolished: ?

Address History:
578 Cass St (1870 - 1929)
1038 N Cass St (1930 - ?)

Sources:
Milwaukee Journal Nov 22, 1931
Milwaukee Journal, March 24, 1967


Record Update: 2010-01-01

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