Eschweiler and Eschweiler Collection

Title: Eschweiler and Eschweiler Collection

Reference Code: Mss-3281

Inclusive Dates: 1943

Quantity: 000.03 cu. ft.

Location: MV, F31

Abstract: Eschweiler and Eschweiler was one of Milwaukee’s most prestigious architectural firms.  Alexander C. Eschweiler established the firm in 1892.  In 1923, he entered into a partnership with his three sons: Alexander, Jr.; Theodore; and Carl.  Some of the firm’s noteworthy projects were Plymouth Congregational Church, Milwaukee-Downer College, Milwaukee Gas Light Company building, the Milwaukee Public Museum, and the Milwaukee Arena.

Scope and Content: The collection consists of a book published in 1943 highlighting work of the Eschweiler architectural firm for the previous 50 years.

Access and Use: No restrictions

Language: English