Zona Gale House

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Zona Gale House
Zona Gale House Portage WI.jpg
Zona Gale House in 2014
Zona Gale House is located in Wisconsin
Zona Gale House
Zona Gale House is located in the US
Zona Gale House
Location 506 W. Edgewater St., Portage, Wisconsin
Coordinates 43°32′17″N 89°28′3″W / 43.53806°N 89.46750°W / 43.53806; -89.46750Coordinates: 43°32′17″N 89°28′3″W / 43.53806°N 89.46750°W / 43.53806; -89.46750
Area 0.2 acres (0.081 ha)
Built 1906
Architectural style Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
NRHP reference # 80000113[1]
Added to NRHP October 24, 1980

The Zona Gale House is a historic house located at 506 West Edgewater Street in Portage, Wisconsin. It is locally and generally significant for its association with literature and unique architecture.[2]

Description and history[edit]

The two-and-a-half story house was built by Zona Gale in 1906 as a gift to her parents; Gale was the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.[3] It is located in Portage, Wisconsin. The house was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1980 for its significance in literature and architecture.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ a b "Zona Gale House". Landmark Hunter.com. Retrieved 2012-02-01. 
  3. ^ "Zona Gale Home". City of Portage. Retrieved 2012-02-01.