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Roemer House, 2739 Old Glenview Road, Wilmette, Cook County, IL



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B&W Photos

HB444390
View Of North Front And West Side

HB444391
View Of North Front And West Side

HB444392
View Of East Side

HB444393
View Of East Side

HB444394
View Of East Side And South Rear

HB444395
West Side From Southwest

HB444396
Detail Of Front Door And Porch Bracket, North Front

HB444397
Detail Of Bay Window On East Side

HB444398
Detail Of East Side, South Wing

HB444399
Detail Of West Side, South Wing Showing Summer Kitchen Entrance

HB444400
Side Door, In Rear East-west Wing And West Side

HB444401
Porch Detail

HB444402
Porch Bracket


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Item Title


Location
2739 Old Glenview Road, Wilmette, IL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IL-1152
Building/structure dates: 1870 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1988 demolished
Significance: A good example of an 1870's Illinois farm house on a sale continuously owned by one family from 1865 to 1987,

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW OF NORTH FRONT AND WEST SIDE
2. VIEW OF NORTH FRONT AND WEST SIDE
3. VIEW OF EAST SIDE
4. VIEW OF EAST SIDE
5. VIEW OF EAST SIDE AND SOUTH REAR
6. WEST SIDE FROM SOUTHWEST
7. DETAIL OF FRONT DOOR AND PORCH BRACKET, NORTH FRONT
8. DETAIL OF BAY WINDOW ON EAST SIDE
9. DETAIL OF EAST SIDE, SOUTH WING
10. DETAIL OF WEST SIDE, SOUTH WING SHOWING SUMMER KITCHEN ENTRANCE
11. SIDE DOOR, IN REAR EAST-WEST WING AND WEST SIDE
12. PORCH DETAIL
13. PORCH BRACKET


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