Hotel Loraine

Hotel Loraine (HMWK1)

Location: Madison, WI 53703 Dane County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 4.407', W 89° 23.146'

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Herbert W. Tullgren, Architect

— 1923-25 —

This building was designed by Herbert W. Tullgren, an architect nationally known for his design of hotels and apartment buildings in period revival styles. Hotel Loraine, having elements of both the Tudor and Mediterranean revival styles was the most expensive commercial construction project in the city to date, at $1.1 million. Named after the niece of hotel company president, Walter Schroeder, Hotel Loraine contributed to the social and commercial development of the city by hosting numerous celebrities and notable events as a primier lodging place until 1968.

Designated October 25, 2002
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HM NumberHMWK1
Series This marker is part of the Wisconsin: Madison Landmarks Commission series
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Marker Number159
Year Placed2011
Placed ByThe Madison Landmarks Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 11:55am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 305768 N 4771733
Decimal Degrees43.07345000, -89.38576667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 4.407', W 89° 23.146'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 4' 24.42" N, 89° 23' 8.76" W
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Area Code(s)608
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 123 W Washington Ave, Madison WI 53703, US
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