Lloyd R. Smith House, 2220 North Terrace Avenue, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, WI
See 25 maps of this location
2220 North Terrace Avenue, Milwaukee, WI
Find maps of Milwaukee, WI
Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS WI-272
Building/structure dates: 1924 initial construction
Significance: Inspired by Italian Renaissance villas, this attractive, well-preserved building, for forty years a private residence and now a public museum, is an admirable example of the traditional architecture built in this century and of the work of Chicago architect David Alder. Its setting is also noteworthy: The Smith house stands on a terraced, landscaped bluff overlooking Lake Michigan.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
Back to Milwaukee, Wisconsin