St. James Episcopal Church (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)

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St. James Episcopal Church
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St. James Episcopal Church (Milwaukee, Wisconsin) is located in Wisconsin
St. James Episcopal Church (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)
St. James Episcopal Church (Milwaukee, Wisconsin) is located in the United States
St. James Episcopal Church (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)
Location833 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Coordinates43°2′18″N 87°55′23″W / 43.03833°N 87.92306°W / 43.03833; -87.92306Coordinates: 43°2′18″N 87°55′23″W / 43.03833°N 87.92306°W / 43.03833; -87.92306
Area0.8 acres (0.32 ha)
Built1867
ArchitectGordon W. Lloyd
Architectural styleGothic Revival
NRHP reference #79000098 [1]
Added to NRHPJune 27, 1979

St. James' Episcopal Church was a parish of the Episcopal Diocese of Milwaukee. It was founded as a mission of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in 1857. The current building was built in 1867. It burned on December 31, 1872 with only the walls and bell tower surviving the fire. The church reopened on April 19, 1874.[2]

The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places on June 27, 1979, reference number 79000098.

It is adjacent to the Saint James Court Apartments and the Central Library. Both sites are also listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

St. James' Episcopal Church was closed and the building was sold on November 30, 2017.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. March 13, 2009.
  2. ^ "Parish Profile 2010". St. James' Episcopal Church. Retrieved April 27, 2011.

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