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Baumgartner Creamery, U.S. Route 45, Frankfort, Will County, IL



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Item Title
Baumgartner Creamery, U.S. Route 45, Frankfort, Will County, IL

Location
U.S. Route 45, Frankfort, IL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IL-1160
Building/structure dates: 1875 initial construction
Significance: The Baumgartner Creamery is the last known 19th century cheese factory building still standing in Will County, Illinois, and one of the few left in that state. It is a representative and relatively intact element of 19th century commercial agricultural development in the upper Midwest.

Related Names
Baumgartner, Jacob
Baumgartner, John


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW FROM NORTHWEST ACROSS U. S. ROUTE 45
2. VIEW FROM SOUTHWEST
3. SOUTH SIDE
4. ENTRANCE AND WINDOW DETAILS, SOUTH SIDE
5. VIEW FROM SOUTHEAST ENTRANCE, LOWER LEVEL
6. WINDOW MISSING SILL AND ADJACENT BRICKS, SOUTHERN PORTION OF EAST WALL, LOWER LEVEL
7. VIEW FROM NORTH, CENTRAL AREA, UPPER LEVEL


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